According to settled case law, a franchisor acts unlawfully towards its franchisee when a franchisor independently conducts research in a careless manner and as a result...
Between forecasts and expectations in franchising
Mistake about prognosis, annulment of non-compete clause?
Formido franchisee stumbles over burden of proof in prognosis case
In a beautifully substantiated summary judgment of the Northern Netherlands Court of 9 April 2014, the question was whether an advance should be paid for the damage assessment procedure.
Error in prognosis - contrary to the expert report
On January 15, 2014, the District Court of the Northern Netherlands rendered an interesting judgment between Lilly's Ice Cream & Chocolate as franchisor and one of its franchisees.
Some time ago, the court ruled that essential information was withheld from a prospective franchisee in the pre-contractual phase.