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Auto Masters Franchisee Case Wins Nothing

Auto MastersAustralian ex-franchisee David Coombes won his case against the Auto Masters franchisor on clear and undeniable merit, lost everything after 12 years of battle and now seeks $1.8M from the federal; government on the basis that the franchising regulator, the ACCC, repeatedly slammed the door on his legitimate complaints.

Here Comes W Australia Franchise Law

This week MLA Peter Abetz is to introduce a state franchise Bill designed to improve protection for franchisees in Western Australia.

Australian Franchise Law, the Nick of Time

As the South Australian franchising law looms on the near horizon the FCA continue to shake the fear tree.  Professor Frank Zumbo has called upon the Minister to change federal law. And that is all he has to do …. change it.

Australian State Franchising Law on The Table?

ADELAIDE, South Australia:  South Australian MP Tony Piccolo [Member for Light] has fired a shot across the bow of Federal Minister Craig Emerson suggesting his state could introduce its own laws if the Federal Government does not act on franchising.