Franchise Lawyers Australia

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ACCC webinar on 2015 Code amendments

Watch a presentation by Deputy Chair of ACCC Dr. Michael Schaper providing an outline of the main changes to the Franchising

When a licence becomes a lease

The franchisee (Ireland) and the franchisor (Subway) disputed whether a lease or a licence existed between them. Subway held the Head Lease and attempted to grant

Franchising and Trademarks

For anyone looking at franchising their business, the first step before you sell your first Franchise is to trademark a logo, symbol or words, or a combination.

Asset protection - ignore at your peril

Whether you are buying a business or already operating one (or two), asset protection



Our franchise solicitors have provided advice in relation to a large proportion of Australian and international franchise systems including the following:

Home Services Franchises
Arrive on Time, Super Geek, Total Hose, Jim’s Group, VIP, Myhome, Cleantastic, Fisher & Paykel, Ace Cleaning, Amazing Clean, Dial-an-Angel, Jan-Pro, Hire-a-Hubby
Business Services Franchises
Fastway Couriers, Pack N Send, Optus, Telechoice, Choice Home Loans, Refund Home Loans, Thexton Armstrong, Kwik Kopy, Couriers Please, In the Booth, Mail Plus
Automotive Franchises
Nissan, Toyota, Ecowash Mobile, Snap-On, Autobarn, Geowash, Yamaha, Magic Hand Car Wash, Midas, Touch Up Guys, Nanotek
Coffee Franchises
Gloria Jeans, Coffee Club, Bakers Delight, Brumby's, Little Cupcakes, Hudsons Coffee, Jamaica Blue, Chocolateria San Churro, Muzz Buzz, Espresso to Go, Espresso Lane, Cafe2U
Health & Fitness Franchises
Fernwood Fitness, Anytime Fitness, Genesis, GNC Livewell, Yoga Bugs, Contours, Snap Fitness
Real Estate Franchises
Greg Hocking, Hocking Stuart, LJ Hooker, Century 21, Barry Plant, Jellis Craig
Retail Franchises
Beds 4 Backs, Snooze, Bikeforce, Kumon Services, Sportsco, Hairhouse Warehouse, Endota Spa, Shaver Shop, Brazillian Butterfly, Fisher & Paykel, Forty Winks, Lollypotz, Beaumont Tiles
Pet Care Franchises
Pets Wonderland, Jim’s Dog Wash