Franchise Law

How flexible is the Code?

31 Aug 2009

In the period of more than a decade since it became a mandatory industry code, the Franchising Code of Conduct and the compulsory regulations contained within it, have been the subject of much examination, analysis, criticism and debate within the franchise community.

Worldwide recognition for franchising lawyers

5 Aug 2009

MST announces that Tony Garrisson has been appointed to International Who’s Who of Franchise Lawyers by the International Bar Association.

Impact of Unfair Contracts Legislation felt in Franchising

29 Jun 2009

The proposed amendments to the Trade Practices Act may mean that common clauses in franchise agreements will be rendered void. In this article, we highlight the types of clauses in franchise agreements that could be affected.

Impact of Unfair Contracts Legislation to be felt in Franchising

22 Jun 2009

Proposed amendments to the Trade Practices Act may mean that commonly used clauses in franchise agreements will be void. Read on to learn how this might affect future franchise agreements.