Changes Proposed to Virginia Franchise Rules — Public Comment Period Now Open
November 06, 2019

The Virginia Division of Securities and Retail Franchising (“Division”) has recommended to the Virginia State Corporation Commission (“Commission”) that certain revisions to the Virginia Franchise Rules (“Rules”) be considered for…

100 Questions to Answer Before Buying a Franchise
July 25, 2017

Signing a franchise agreement is one of the most important contracts a person will ever sign.  Asking the right questions, conducting adequate research, and careful planning are all important parts of the franchising process.  Perkins Law…

Legal Support Services for Virginia Franchise Owners
January 24, 2017

Life for prospective and new franchise owners can be both exciting and overwhelming, hundreds of decisions to make and details to address each and every day—especially during the start-up phase. Here are a few contract and compliance tips…