Fiona Boswell

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Company Structures

Most franchises will operate as a limited company, so it may be necessary to set up a new limited company through which to run the business. We can advise you on corporate structure and can deal with all aspects of a company formation. We can also look at any existing corporate structures to ensure there are suitable protections and safeguards in place.

You may also want to consider putting a shareholders agreement in place to provide certain protections to shareholders and the company itself. We can work closely with your accountants to implement a structure which works for your business from a tax planning perspective. 

The new GDPR – What franchises should be doing n...

The new data law changes are extensive for those involved in implementing them but mainly businesses need to k...

What do you know about Resale Price Maintenance (R...

In this article, Tabitha explains RPM and competition law, penalties for breaches and more. Fraser Brown rec...

2018 legal issues for the franchise sector

In this article we will highlight some of the main legal matters which franchise owners should ensure they kno...

Risky business?

Starting a business can be tricky and starting up a franchise business is often considered a less risky option...

Training and Examination BIIAB level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders

Date: 09.10.2018

84 Friar Lane
Nottingham
England
NG1 6ED

You can obtain the Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) once completing your BIIAB Level 2 training, which has been a service provided to Nottinghamshire by Fraser Brown solicitors for over 10 years. ...

The National Franchise Exhibition 2016 Survey

Fiona Boswell presents the results of the survey Fraser Brown conducted at the National Franchise Exhibition 2...

Case study: Incoming Franchisors

Fraser Brown acted for one of Irelands largest importer and wholesalers of furniture into the UK market prepa...

Top 5 legal tips to help your business thrive by franchising

Fiona Boswell discusses top 5 legal tips that will help your business thrive by franchising.

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