Understanding the Rules and Regulations of Being a Franchisor

Owning a franchise operation always sounds like a great investment for businesspeople looking to expand their franchise footprint. Franchises initially present a great opportunity with a baked-in concept, business plan and marketing operation already in place. But before business owners take on this entrepreneurial endeavor, they have to go over some particular rules and regulations. Read More

Are Franchisors Responsible for Their Franchisees’ Actions?

In most cases, when something goes wrong at a franchise, franchisors often get blamed due to confusion. Lawsuits could arise and franchisors could get see a world of trouble due to wrongful acts by a franchisee or employees at a franchise. Negligence, discrimination, assault–these are some of the things that could get a franchisor owner Read More

The Hidden Liabilities in the Franchisor and Franchisee Relationship

For franchise owners or would-be franchise owners, there’s plenty to factor in when looking to take on new business. But before you plan for a new franchise expansion, it’s important to look at the various legal aspects. Franchisee business offers a great opportunity for business owners and entrepreneurs. However, without covering your liabilities, the level Read More

5 Important Insurance Policies for Franchisees

Owning a franchise is similar to owning any other business, but with some unique benefits and downsides. On the positive side, when buying into a franchise, a lot of the groundwork has already been done, so franchise owners are able to take some of the more difficult tasks associated with opening a business off of Read More

The Pros & Cons of Franchising

Franchising a business isn’t for everyone, as we discussed in our last blog. However, if you have clients who are financially capable, have a proven model of success and have the resources to do so, they’ll need to know the basics of franchising. Or, if you have clients who are interested in buying into a Read More