With the rapid growth of franchising and distribution over the last few decades as a means to sell products and services to the public, its importance to the economy has flourished and unique legal issues have arisen. Our Franchise Licensing and Distribution Group understands the legal and business issues that those in the franchise industry encounter on a daily basis. Our Group has vast experience in all areas relevant to those in franchising and distribution, including preparation of disclosure documents, franchise and distribution agreements, and compliance with provincial and federal laws particular to franchising and distribution as well as litigation and dispute resolution.
BLG recognizes that franchising and distribution face different legal issues from other forms of business. Therefore, our professionals employ a range of specific legal services to address any issue that may arise in relation to franchising and distribution. These services are further supported through collaborative efforts with the Firm’s other practice areas such as intellectual property, competition, real estate and labour and employment.
Our extensive experience has positioned BLG as a leader in this industry. In this role, we are able to provide support to international and national franchise and distribution clients from every sector of the industry. Regardless of the complexity of your needs, our Group is committed to delivering exceptional service to every client.