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Unfair Contract Terms and Franchisors

Written by Darryl King, PARTNER; Isabel Jenner, SENIOR ASSOCIATE; Tabitha Lau, ASSOCIATE on May 24th, 2022.    

The Fair Trading Act’s “unfair contract terms” regime is being extended to many B2B contracts from 16 August 2022. It is important that franchisors are aware of the new rules and that they update their franchise documentation and template B2B contracts before 16 August. This article discusses ten key points for franchisors.

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