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Franchising

18 December 2018
Bruno Floriani Will a franchisee's rescission claim stay or will it go? Mandatory mediation may result in stay of proceedings

Canada - Lapointe Rosenstein Marchand Melançon LLP

It has become common practice to include alternative dispute resolution (ADR) provisions in franchise agreements. A recent decision by the Ontario Court of Appeal serves as a stark reminder to franchisors to ensure that ADR provisions contained in a franchise agreement are properly drafted so that the commencement of disputes thereunder triggers the running of the applicable limitation period.

Authors: Bruno Floriani, Marissa Carnevale, Tanya Nakhoul
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