February 2022

Polsinelli is pleased to share the Global Franchise & Supply Network 2022 Annual Report. The articles contained in this report highlight the forward-thinking advice and counsel our attorneys provide our clients throughout the year.

  • Introspection and Changing Priorities of Supply Chain Management 
  • Misclassification: Are Franchisees Actually The Franchisor’s Employees? 
  • Joint Employment Remains In Flux 
  • Changes to the FTC Franchise Rule May Be in the Works 
  • Increased Attention to Force Majeure 
  • Negotiating a Ghost Kitchen Contract – From The Brand’s Perspective
  • Contract Issues
  • Financial Performance Representations in the Age of COVID-19
  • Return of the Restaurants Revitalization Fund? 
  • Turning the Page, Starting a New Chapter: Subchapter v Bankruptcy and Franchising
  • Polsinelli Responds to NASAA Request for Public Comment on Use of Franchise Questionnaires and Acknowledgments
  • Key Franchise Cases of 2021

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