The Federal Trade Commission announced today its long-awaited approval of final amendments to the Franchise Rule. Highlights from the FTC’s announcement include the following:
For the full text of the FTC’s announcement regarding the Franchise Rule, see http://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2007/01/ftc-issues-updated-franchise-rule.
After we have digested the entire text of the amended Rule, we will distribute a special edition of the GPMemorandum containing a more thorough summary of the most significant changes announced today.
John F. Fitzgerald, Gaylen L. Knack, Craig P. Miller, Kevin J. Moran, Quentin R. Wittrock.
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