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State Bar of Georgia

Franchising in the United States and Germany: A Comparative on Recent Legal Developments

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June 13, 2018

11:30am - 1:00pm

1100 Peachtree St NE, Ste. 2800
Atlanta, GA 30309

Franchising in the United States and Germany: A Comparative on Recent Legal Developments

 
Speakers:  
    
Dr. Mansur Pour Rafsendjani, Partner, Noerr LLP (Munich, Germany)
Marc A. Lieberstein, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend LLP (New York)

After a brief introduction about German franchise laws and regulations and the European framework, the panel will compare the impact of recent legal developments for franchising in the United States and Germany regarding:

The impact of data protection laws on franchising, in particular the European GDPR
Brexit Implications on existing and future franchise contracts
Anti-trust and Unfair Competition (pricing, reseller restrictions, non-compete clauses etc.)
Termination Issues (financial consequences for franchisors)
Joint Employer Liability

This program is provided at no charge to members of the Franchise and Distribution Law Section. Registration is required. Lunch and 1 hour of CLE will be provided. 

Contacts:

Mary Jo Sullivan  

Derrick Stanley  

  

404-527-8782  

404-527-8774  

  

maryjos@gabar.org  

derricks@gabar.org  

  

Sponsors:
Franchise and Distribution Law Section


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