Franchise Law

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Canada’s franchise market is the second largest in the world and is a key source of our country’s economic growth. At Torkin Manes, we help our clients grow their businesses through franchising and advise them throughout the lifecycle of their business. As a full-service law firm, we are able to draw on expertise from a cross-section of practice areas across the firm to provide advice in all areas of business related to franchising.

Our Franchise Law services include:

  • Advising franchisors on their business structure
  • Drafting franchise disclosure documents and franchise agreements for franchisors
  • Negotiating franchise agreements on behalf of both franchisors and franchisees
  • Providing advice to potential franchisees with respect to franchise disclosure documents and franchise agreements
  • Negotiating commercial leasing agreements
  • Acting on the sale, acquisition and financing of commercial property
  • Providing legal advice to both franchisors and franchisees with respect to potential disputes
  • Acting for both franchisees and franchisors in franchise litigation