How to not land your franchise in a mess

Foreign franchisors might face legal specialities that they were not aware of before expanding their business to Austria.


What are the common issues that foreign franchisors fall into? What are the consequences of terminating franchise agreements in Austria? Can franchisees in Austria claim a good will indemnity or an investment compensation? Are there possibilities for a franchisor to avoid a franchisee’s claim for a good will indemnification?


Please find answers to those and many more questions in my interview with “Lawyer Monthly”:

Rechtsanwalt Dr. Hubertus Thum – Franchising Lawyer Monthly

(Lawyer Monthly, Nov 2017)


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