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Whitecourt Franchise Lawyer

If you are interested in franchises – then you need to first consult with a franchise lawyer. Contact Verhaeghe Law Office today and one of our Whitecourt franchise lawyers would be pleased to assist you. We have represented clients with franchise law legal advice across Alberta and have experience handling legal transactions for very notable franchises. The Franchises Act and Franchises Regulation stipulate legal responsibilities for franchisors in Alberta. These Acts also advise on recourse should any fraud or misrepresentation occur. It’s very important to hire a franchise lawyer who is experienced in franchising law if you are considering starting, opening, buying, selling or franchising your business operations. There are many ways a Whitecourt franchise lawyer can help if you are looking to get into franchises in Alberta.

Why Hire An Whitecourt Franchise Lawyer

Before embarking on any new franchise operation – it is critical you speak with a franchise lawyer who is familiar with franchise laws in Alberta. This way you are fully aware of the legal nuances involved with your franchise legal transaction. Generally, there is a great deal of paperwork that should be reviewed by a franchise lawyer – and this can be an exhaustive amount of paperwork. Having a franchise lawyer assist with your franchise transaction can ensure that you are advised on not only the legalities and fiduciary duties involved – but also ensures your rights and best interests are protected from the get-go. Sometimes legal language in agreements may be challenging to process and this is another point that your franchise lawyer can assist with so that important points are not missed during the transaction.

Franchise lawyers can assist both franchisors and franchisees in a variety of way. Below are a few ways that a franchise lawyer can assist in transactions involving franchises.

How our Whitecourt Franchise Lawyers Can Assist Franchisors

  • legal reviews, opinions and advice
  • guarantee and indemnity agreements
  • franchise agreements
  • non-disclosure agreements
  • financing agreements
  • area development agreements
  • Incorporations
  • disclosure documents
  • lease agreements
  • employment agreements
  • consulting agreements
  • guarantee and indemnity agreements
  • Any other legal documents and advice required for franchisors

How our Whitecourt Franchise Lawyers Can Assist Franchisees

  • legal reviews, opinions and advise
  • franchise agreements
  • franchise disclosure agreements
  • lease agreements and other real estate agreements
  • financing agreements
  • Oversee and handle the purchase/sale of a franchise
  • Any other legal documents and advise required for franchisees

Speak with a Whitecourt Franchise Lawyer

Whether you are a franchisor or franchisee – contact our law firm today and speak with a franchise lawyer regarding your franchise legal needs. Our Whitecourt franchise lawyers are very familiar with franchising law and have acted on behalf of both franchisees and franchisors.

Our Whitecourt office is located at 5011 – 51 Avenue in Whitecourt Alberta. Contact our franchise legal team and book a consultation by dialing 780-778-6644.

For more information on Alberta franchises click here:

https://open.alberta.ca/publications/franchises-in-alberta

Disclaimer: Please note this content is only intended to guide readers on basic franchise information in Alberta. It is not intended to serve as legal advice. For legal advice regarding your unique franchising law situation contact our law firm and retain one of our Whitecourt franchise lawyers for specific legal assistance.