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Persistent & Peripatetic, Pizza Franchisees Perish

Eatza Pizza franchisees bit off more than they could chew after the IFA declared bankruptcy.

Franchisor Vicarious Liability: Idaho Adopts Control Test

In a case of first impression, Idaho Supreme Court holds that Operations Manual directives do not constitute sufficient control to hold a franchisor vicariously liable.

Jitterswing News Swings One Way

There have been two articles regarding franchisor Jitterswing on Blue MauMau, and neither one of those addresses the actual complaint in a complete manner.

Pinnacle Pizza v. Little Caesars

Franchisee ideas become the property of the franchisor, ruled the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. And if the franchisee complains, that is a breach of the franchise agreement.

Maiorino v Park Tysen Associates

A franchisor and a franchisee are 2 distinct entities, as are a franchisor and subsidiary corporations. And procrastination can be expensive, a NY court tells a lawyer.