CA Franchise Legislation AB-525 Signed into Law

On Sunday, Oct. 11, Gov. Jerry Brown signed California bill AB-525 into law, giving Caligornia franchisees more protections when purchasing,

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NY BAGEL CAFÉ Franchise Fraud Investigation by MD Attorney General

The NY Bagel Café franchise opportunity, President Joe Smith and franchise salesman Dennis Mason are being investigated by the Maryland

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Is NY BAGEL CAFÉ Violating Multiple State Franchise Laws?

The NY Bagel Café franchise, which has perhaps the highest failure rates of any active franchise seller we’ve encountered, appears

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Franchise Attorney Kevin Murphy Debunks the Value of the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

(UnhappyFranchisee.Com) Franchise Attorney Kevin B. Murphy Debunks the Value of the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) in the due diligence process

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CFA: Maine Franchisees & Franchise Owners Rally Tomorrow

The Maine Franchise Owners Association (MFOA), a member of the coalition of Franchisee Associations,  is inviting franchisees to show their

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CFA: New Hampshire Fair Franchising Hearing Scheduled for Next Week!

Fair Franchising Advocates, hear this! According to the Coalition of Franchisee Associations, the proposed New Hampshire fair franchising legislation will

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Attorney Cary Ichter: There is No Federal Franchise Regulation

Franchise sellers are fond of telling franchise buyers that they can feel safe buying a franchise because franchising is a

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Attorney Dan Davis: Is Franchising Highly Regulated?

UnhappyFranchisee.Com asked leading franchisee attorneys – those who deal with franchise regulation (and the lack thereof) on a daily basis

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Attorney Josh Brown: Legal Docs Don’t Legitimize a Franchisor

UnhappyFranchisee.Com asked leading franchisee attorneys – those who deal with franchise regulation (and the lack thereof) on a daily basis

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Attorney Stanley Dub: Franchising is NOT Highly Regulated

Is Franchising a highly regulated industry? Do those big fat Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDD) and references to “registration states” and

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