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WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2014 — Industry experts and top lawyers will convene to discuss the future of franchising including business deals and legal challenges at the ABA Forum on Franchising Annual Meeting, Oct. 15-17 in Seattle.
CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2014 — The global market and the rise of franchise bankruptcy have influenced merger and acquisition issues over the last two decades. The latest edition of the American Bar Association Forum on Franchising book, “Mergers and Acquisitions of Franchise Companies,” examines the various aspects of a merger/acquisition deal.
CHICAGO, March 12, 2014 — In addition to counseling their clients on franchising basics, franchise lawyers may also need to provide guidance on a variety related legal issues in other areas, such as social media, real estate and advertising. Published by the American Bar Association Forum on Franchising, “Collateral Issues in Franchising: Beyond Registration and Disclosure” guides lawyers through the full range of franchising legal aspects, including Internet communications, marketing and supply chain issues.
WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 10, 2013 — With U.S. brands and franchises continuing to expand abroad, issues involving international franchise laws, global competition laws and data protection and privacy are some of the topics to be discussed at the American Bar Association Forum on Franchising Annual Meeting Oct. 16-18 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fla.