Menu
Blog Banner Image

The Franchise Memorandum

The Franchise Memorandum

  • Posts by Brandon Mickelsen
    Associate

    Brandon Mickelsen is an associate in the firm's Franchise & Distribution practice group. Before attending law school, Brandon worked as a supply chain analyst for a Minnesota based manufacturing company. He brings extensive ...

Posted in Attorneys' Fees

A federal court in Connecticut reduced attorneys’ fees and costs sought by a sales representative after the court raised concerns about several issues with the sales representative’s trial strategy. Trade Links, LLC v. Bi-Qem SA de CV, 2024 WL 198024 (D. Conn. Jan. 18, 2024).

Email LinkedIn Twitter Facebook
Posted in Arbitration

A state appellate court in California reversed a superior court’s denial of a massage franchisor’s motion to compel arbitration. Jane Doe #1 (I.G.) v. Massage Envy Franchising, LLC, 2023 WL 8801517 (Cal. Ct. App. Dec. 20, 2023).

Email LinkedIn Twitter Facebook

A federal court in Washington denied the State of Washington’s motion to dismiss an out-of-state distiller’s constitutional challenge to Washington’s distillery regulatory scheme. Shady Knoll Orchards & Distillery LLC v. Postman, 2023 WL 7004422 (E.D. Wash. Oct. 24, 2023).

Email LinkedIn Twitter Facebook

A federal court in Virginia denied a franchisor’s motion for preliminary injunction against a former franchisee violating the franchise agreement’s post-termination noncompete. JTH Tax, LLC v. Younan, 2023 WL 6304865 (E.D. Va. Sept. 27, 2023).

Email LinkedIn Twitter Facebook

A federal court in Pennsylvania granted in part and denied in part a former franchisee’s motion to dismiss a franchisor’s allegation that she misappropriated trade secrets and breached the franchise agreement. JTH Tax, LLC v. Foster, 2023 WL 5938983 (W.D. Pa. Sept. 12, 2023).

Email LinkedIn Twitter Facebook

About this Publication

The Franchise Memorandum is a collection of postings on summaries of recent legal developments of interest to franchisors brought to you by Lathrop GPM LLP. 

To subscribe to monthly emails for The Franchise Memorandum, please click here

Topics

Archives

2024

2023

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

Blog Authors