Stone Group Lawyers has the experience and expertise to provide buyers and sellers of businesses of any size with astute practical guidance and advice. Franchising is a niche area of law, meaning there are many additional considerations when buying or selling a franchised business or a franchise system.
In the initial stages of the negotiation process, whether you be a buyer or a seller, it is important to have a solid understanding of your rights and obligations. The due diligence process can be overwhelming and it pays to have someone in your corner who can guide you and provide you with clear and concise advice as to what you need to know. Once an agreement has been reached, it is fundamental that the terms of such agreement are correctly documented, together with the legal mechanics to facilitate a smooth settlement and handover.
Stone Group Lawyers has the team to provide you with this guidance. Our team has acted in a wide range of franchise sale and purchase transactions and our experience and expertise aims to give you a smooth transaction and settlement.
If you are a franchisee buying or selling an existing franchised business, we can assist by acting in all aspects of the transaction including:
If you are a franchisor wishing to sell your franchise system, or if you are looking to buy an established franchise system, we can assist by acting in all aspects of the transaction including: