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Wednesday, 14 April 2010


Franchisors beware!

Normally when a buyer enters into a transaction, he is responsible for checking out matters himself - 'caveat emptor' or 'let the buyer beware'.
However, in a franchise situation, the Courts may well hold that the experienced franchisor has a duty of care to a novice prospective franchisee for example, in such matters as advising them of the likely cost of a shop fit.

It is tempting to paint too rosy a picture when trying to entice a prospective franchisee into paying a franchise fee and a recent court case has shown how dangerous that can be

Call Michael Breeze 07 900 195 195 for advice on commercial matters

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Call Michael Breeze on 07900 195 195 or call 0845 270 2511 to if you need legal advise about any of these issues

Kaslers Solicitors LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England under LLP no. OC310653; authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority under reg no 408936; governed by professional rules set out in the Code of Conduct click here to visit and has its registered office / main trading address at Suite 3, 10 Churchill Square, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent ME19 4YU - tel: +44 (0)845 270 2511; fax: +44 (0)845 270 2513; DX 92863 West Malling.
The LLP Members are Michael D Breeze LL.B (Hons) (SRA reg no 110184) and Simon McCree Scott LL.B (Hons) (SRA reg no 298202).