This is a small but very important victory for franchisees everywhere. Notwithstanding a major opposition from the International Franchise Association, franchisee interests I have received a major boost from the California Assembly. Now back to the Senate to approve the amended bill, and onto the governor’s desk.
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Buying a Franchise Business
Aug 7, 2014
Starting a business requires a lot of gumption. Entrepreneurs often quit stable jobs, invest their savings, or max out credit cards to get a business started, and endure months or even years of furious work without much return. A franchise, in contrast, can seem like a safer bet. In return for a franchise fee and ongoing royalties, a franchisee expects six very...
Calling California Franchisees: Fair Franchising Legislation SB-610 Capitol Visits, Tuesday August 5
From Keith Miller, Chairman of the Coalition of Franchise Associations (CFA) And endorsed by AAFD Chairman, Robert Purvin Dear California Franchisee or Franchisee Leader, As I told you a few days ago, we are planning visits at the Capitol to support Senate Bill 610 on Tuesday, August 5th. We will meet by 9:00AM at the offices of Pane and Pane. The address is:...
Dear California Franchisees, The fight to pass Senate Bill 610 is on. The International Franchise Association has come out in full force against this bill, and is spreading false statements and using scare tactics to try to defeat the bill. Don’t let them lie to your legislators! It’s your job to understand the bill, and contact your Assembly...