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Franchising

17 September 2019
Raphael Mellerio Franchisor's change of control and its impact on renewing existing franchise contracts

France - Aramis Law Firm

The Paris Court of Appeal recently held that a franchisor had not breached its duty of loyalty towards its franchisee in reorganising its business following its change of control. In the context of an internal business reorganisation, franchisors should therefore be careful in statements that they may make to franchisees, including in the pre-contractual disclosure documentation.

Authors: Raphael Mellerio, Bertrand Baheu-Derras
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