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Expanding Your Franchise- Part 2 Right of First Refusal

For many business owners, the decision to start a franchise is fraught with financial and legal risk. When your dreams of expansion come within reach, how can you make sure you are prepared for the challenges ahead? Offit Kurman franchising attorney Brian Loffredo is here to help. In this video, Mr. Loffredo explores methods to secure franchise expansion. Talking points include: area development agreements, the right of first refusal, and alternative franchise options.


Franchise | 301.575.0345 Brian is a commercial litigator with more than fifteen years of experience representing clients in the franchise industry. Brian routinely assists clients during the licensing and franchise/FDD review process, as well as with the resolution of franchise-related disputes, including those involving terminations, territorial disputes, fraud, disclosure/relationship law violations and breaches of contract. In addition, Brian represents and counsels clients in the construction industry on matters involving litigation, construction defects, licensing and compliance, collections, mechanic’s liens, payment bond and Miller Act claims, contract drafting, and compliance with home improvement laws and other construction industry laws. Brian also has extensive experience representing financial institutions with workouts, collections and residential / commercial foreclosures. You can also connect with Offit Kurman via FacebookTwitterGoogle+YouTube, and LinkedIn.