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Area Developer Claims Tilted Kilt Caused $20M in Damages

CHICAGO – An area developer of Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery is striking back at the chain by claiming it was making unlawful financial performance representations to prospective franchisees, asking the court to terminate its development agreement.

Development Agents, Blessing or Curse?

A number of franchisors look to development agents for increased system growth. Despite the benefits this approach can provide, there are also a number of drawbacks.

Sellstate Realty Franchise Director Home Free in Tortious Interference Claim

Heads I win, Tails you lose. That's what some unlucky franchisees found out.

Court Says Cartridge Franchise Nothing of Value

Attractive store hours of a Caboodle Cartridge franchise
Attractive store hours: doors of a Caboodle Cartridge franchise. photo/bmm

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The California Court of Appeals upheld the trial court decision that Daniel Wencel, founder and president of Caboodle Cartridge, is liable for $90,000 for making false statements that allured franchisees into a valueless area directorship.

"Incredible Pizza" Franchisee Loses $46 Million

Lloyd Robert French invested in a new franchise concept and lost $46,995,735 in 6 years.

NakedPizza Gets Boost from Mark Cuban

NakedPizza, a social-networking-savvy pizza restaurant here, said it got slammed Friday with its Twitter-based “Eat Like an Ancestor” promotion, which comes days after the concept got a major investment from Mark