How can I protect my assets when I buy a franchise?

PUBLISHED ON 20TH OF OCTOBER 2017 ONLINE – FRANCHISING MAGAZINE ONLINE When buying a franchised business franchisees should ensure that their personal wealth is protected. Each franchisee’s personal circumstances need to be assessed on their merits and also based on which franchised business is being purchased.Asset protection is a difficult task in the franchise environment...
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Looking for a franchise for sale? What are the risks?

PUBLISHED ON 11TH OF FEBRUARY 2016 ONLINE – FRANCHISING MAGAZINE Buying a franchised business is often seen by franchisees as a definite path to making large sums of money. This may be true for some, however, there are a number of inherent risks in buying a franchised business for potential franchisees which must not be ignored....
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What you can learn from the Gelare case?

PUBLISHED ON 11TH OF NOVEMBER 2015 ONLINE – FRANCHISING MAGAZINE Franchisors, beware of providing earnings predictions and be ready to back them up: the Gelare lesson Many franchise lawyers have, for many years, advised their franchisor clients not to provide any earnings estimates to potential franchisees.  Furthermore, the advice has always been that if any...
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