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Jacksonville Franchise Law Attorney

Call The Law Offices of Kate Mesic at (904) 615-8950

Our Jacksonville business lawyers at The Law Offices of Kate Mesic frequently represent individuals who are considering buying a franchise.

We help them from start to finish, helping to:

  • Evaluate your options
  • Negotiate your franchise agreement
  • Review both your disclosure documents and franchise agreements
  • Assist franchise buyers with setting up the proper legal entity in order to purchase the franchise

Call our firm at (904) 615-8950 to discuss your legal needs.

Navigating Complex Regulations

Franchisors (the company that sells the franchises) are highly regulated by both state and federal law. They have many obligations to potential franchisees, including the necessity to comply with the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Disclosure Requirements and Prohibitions Concerning Franchising and Business Opportunities (the Franchise Rule), including its 2007 amendment (16 C.F.R. §§ 436.1- 436.11).

If a franchisor fails to comply with the law, it can be considered an unfair or deceptive act or practice in violation of Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act (FTC Act).

It is important that you have a Jacksonville business law attorney on your side. The Law Offices of Kate Mesic can assist you. Contact us online to schedule your initial consultation.

Our Clients Share Their Experience

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    Former Client
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A Jacksonville Firm You Can Trust

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