California Gov Signs Fair Franchise Bill

Notwithstanding issues we may have with many of the political positions Governor Gavin Newsom takes on a host of issues affecting small businesses as outlined above, he delivered on the positive side for franchisees late yesterday when he signed AB 676 into law. That legislation is a franchisee equity piece that clarifies the intent of…

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CFA Legal Symposium

The 2022 CFA Legal Symposium is just a month away, but you can still register today and save $100 off the registration fee with the CFA discounted Early Bird Rate of only $99. This premier event will be held this year at the Margaritaville Resort in Orlando, Florida, on October 26 & 27! Why not…

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CFA Legal Symposium –

It’s time to start planning to attend the 2022 Coalition of Franchisee Associations Legal Symposium. This year’s premier CFA event will be held on October 26 – 27 at the Margaritaville Resort in Orlando, Florida. Whether you’re considering buying another franchise, have a current legal concern, want to protect yourself from future liability or just…

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CFA Legal Symposium

It’s time to start planning to attend the 2022 Coalition of Franchisee Associations Legal Symposium. This year’s premier CFA event will be held on October 26 – 27 at the Margaritaville Resort in Orlando, Florida. Whether you’re considering buying another franchise, have a current legal concern, want to protect yourself from future liability or just…

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CFA Legal Symposium

It’s time to start planning to attend the 2022 Coalition of Franchisee Associations Legal Symposium. This year’s premier CFA event will be held on October 26 – 27 at the Margaritaville Resort in Orlando, Florida. Whether you’re considering buying another franchise, have a current legal concern, want to protect yourself from future liability or just…

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Franchise Fractures

Tensions have been building of late between McDonald’s and many of its franchisees over proposed new standards for US contract renewals. Word of the new franchise standards began circulating back in May but the company has been plowing ahead with the revisions. Saying that the right to operate one of its restaurants is “earned, not…

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CFA Lobby Day

Just about a week and a half from today, the Coalition of Franchisee Associations (CFA) will host its annual CFA Lobby Day in Washington DC and we encourage you to consider attending – you can register for the event right here – even at this late date. Your elected Representatives and Senators in the Nation’s…

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DC Room Block Expires Tonight

For those of you planning to attend the CFA Lobby Day next month in Washington DC, be advised that the room block at the Yotel Washington DC is valid only through today. So, if you haven’t yet made your hotel reservations, you can still reserve your room right on Capitol Hill at the discounted rate…

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CFA Lobby Day Makes a Difference

If the CFA Lobby Day had already been held, would the Senate have killed the RRF (reported above) or would all those franchisees explaining the challenges they face in their business have made a difference?? It might be too late for the RRF, but there are many other issues that you can influence at the…

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CFA Lobby Day Fast Approaching

The Coalition of Franchisee Associations (CFA) Lobby Day Forum, planned for June 22 in Washington DC, offers business leaders like Dunkin’ franchise owners from across the footprint a great opportunity to dig deeper into the issues that most affect your operations – and your bottom line! Register now to attend this year’s event and help…

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