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25 Tips for Selling a Franchised Business
June 28, 2021

Selling a franchised business presents some unique issues not typically found in the sale of an independent small business. Rather than closing a deal between two parties, selling a franchised business involves three parties: (i) the selling…

Perkins Law Prospective Franchisee Zoom Workshop – May 6th
April 28, 2021

Ever considered franchising as a path to business ownership? If so, then careful planning and research are a must. Secure a seat for the Perkins Law Prospective Franchisee Workshop on May 6th led by small business and franchise attorney, Eric…

Perkins Law Prospective Franchisee Zoom Workshop – February 18th
February 05, 2021

Ever considered franchising as a path to business ownership? If so, then careful planning and research are a must. Secure a seat for the Perkins Law Prospective Franchisee Workshop on February 18th led by small business and franchise attorney,…

Franchising as a Path to Business Ownership in 2021
January 20, 2021

If you are thinking about franchising as a path to business ownership in 2021, then consider signing up for an upcoming virtual SCORE workshop “Become Your Own Boss Through Franchise Ownership” with featured speaker Rich Salon on Wednesday,…

Five Great Sources of Franchising Information for the Prospective Franchisor
December 28, 2020

1. International Franchise Association. Arguably the premier membership organization of franchisors, franchisees, and suppliers to the franchise industry, this organization and its web site offer a wealth of information about all aspects of…

Selling a Franchised Business Requires Some Extra Work
November 23, 2020

Are you a franchise owner who has decided it is time to sell your franchised business? Before posting that “for sale” sign, there are a lot of preliminary issues to address before you can expect to attract a qualified buyer and successfully…

Do You Want to Franchise Your Business?
September 14, 2020

For companies launching a new franchise system, Perkins Law can provide cost-effective legal assistance: Preparing necessary documents for the offering and sale of franchises Drafting Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDDs), franchise…

Perkins Law Recognizes National Franchise Appreciation Day
August 31, 2020

“The objective of F.A.D is to create awareness to increase customers knowledge of the importance of using social media networks and location-based services to connect with, and continue to support local franchises. Customers will receive discounts…

Perkins Named to “The Best Lawyers in America” List for 11th Year in a Row
August 25, 2020

RVA small business and franchise attorney Eric Perkins has been selected by peers in the legal community to be included in the 27th edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in franchise law for the 11th year in a row. With over 20…