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Should Brokers be Franchised?


The editor of a business forum site asks if brokerages have any business franchising their brokers.

Fitness Franchisors Avoid Franchise Regulations

LOS ANGELES – America’s health and fitness craze has generated a $78 billion revenue worldwide, according to First Research, a leading provider of market analysis tools for various industries.

BrightStar Hides Litigation with Convicted Felon Franchisee

Elderly man walks with aid down boardwalk
A man walks alone down a boardwalk with the aid of a walker. BrightStar franchisees take care of the sick & elderly. Photo: MTSOfan

GURNEE, Illinois – While juggling various lawsuits brought by franchisees against the company and its owner, BrightStar executives and legal counsel have bucked the law by not disclosing litigation between franchisor against franchisee in its franchise disclosure documents (FDD).

CEO Frissora Leaves, Hertz Looks for Replacement

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NAPLES, Fla. – Hertz's CEO and chairman Mark Frissora has stepped down amidst accounting irregularities and disappointing results for the car rental firm. The company announced Monday that Frissora "stepped down for personal reasons." In his place, Brian P. MacDonald will serve as interim CEO and chairman.

9th Circuit Affirms Approval of Class Action Settlement in Coverall Case

PASADENA, California - The U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, affirmed the ruling from a federal California court which approves a proposed class action settlement agreement. The decision allows close to $1 million in attorney fees for franchisee plaintiffs’ legal counsel.

AutoCAD Civil Certification: What’s is for Aspirants?

With AutoCAD Civil 3D, one can take the advantage of industry-based development tools and technologies while building applications.

Court Grants Temporary Restraining Order to ServiceMaster Franchisees

MEMPHIS - A district judge granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) to a ServiceMaster franchisee entity against its franchisor at a May 5 hearing, which imposes a preliminary injunction in the case. He prefaced his decision stating, “A preliminary injunction is an extraordinary measure that is one of the most drastic tools in the arsenal of judicial remedies.”

Big data reporting is the most upcoming technology in the Industry

Big data is the most common word that is gaining huge buzz in the industry. Ideally it refers to datasets that are large enough and becomes too awkward to work with.

IslandTime Treasures Launches New Education Focused Franchise Model

What started out part-time in a garage doing events - has now grown into a larger full-time business providing build-your-own project based craft activities for schools, preschool, dayc