COVID-19 and Employment Law

The recent virus outbreak has put a strain on all aspects of business and many franchisors are asking what the implications may be for their franchisees and employees. Whilst the government are taking action to prevent job losses, and put us all in a position to re-ignite the economy when COVID-19 abates, there are still […]

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Franchising specific look at COVID-19 and Force Majeure

In our efforts to keep as many businesses informed as possible during the ever-changing COVID-19 outbreak, we have updated our initial blog covering force majeure. In this revised version, we will explore  how the clause specifically applies to franchisors and Franchisees, and offer some guidance regarding potential courses of action. It is likely that franchisors […]

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COVID-19 and Frustration

Most business owners will be experiencing moments of frustration due to the ongoing pandemic. In this blog, we’re looking at the doctrine of frustration, which may allow businesses a little flexibility in navigating the disruption the COVID-19 outbreak is bringing. Many businesses today are concerned about the fulfilment of their contractual obligations, or those of […]

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Force Majeure and Coronavirus

We are all thinking about what the next few weeks and months will bring as we look for support from neighbours, friends and business partners alike. With COVID-19 all businesses are considering how they will fulfil their ongoing contractual obligations.  Franchisees have the additional worry about how they will continue to operate in line with […]

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Goldstein Legal Appoints a new Paralegal

Alette Anderson joined Goldstein Legal in March 2020 as a Paralegal, after making the decision to become a solicitor in 2018. Alette relocated to the UK from Australia in 2010 after graduating with a Bachelor of History at the University of Wollongong. She has spent 10 years working in construction, development, public administration, and private […]

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Catrina Newman

Come and see us at the 2020 National Franchise Exhibition

The National Franchise Exhibition is nearly here!  It is a key date for anyone’s diary if they have an interest in franchising.  In partnership with the British Franchise Association, (bfa) the exhibition takes place from Friday 13th March to Saturday 14th March at the NEC in Birmingham. With a huge range of affiliated exhibitors, from low-cost […]

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Come and see us at the 2020 British & International Franchise Exhibition

The British & International Franchise Exhibition is nearly here!  It is a key event for anyone with an interest in franchising.  In partnership with the British Franchise Association, (bfa) the exhibition takes place on Friday 31st January and Saturday 1st February at Olympia in London. With around 90 bfa affiliated exhibitors, more than 60 free presentations […]

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Helen at Goldstein Legal

Helen Weston Joins Goldstein Legal

Helen Weston Joins Goldstein Legal We are delighted to announce that Helen Weston has joined the team at Goldstein Legal. Helen brings with her a wealth of experience from over 12 years of legal practice specialising in litigation in occupational diseases. She has worked with many major insurance companies on complex dispute resolutions. She is […]

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Roz Goldstein re-elected to British Franchise Association Board of Directors

Roz Goldstein, founder of Goldstein Legal, is honoured to have been re-elected to the British Franchise Association (bfa) Board of Directors yesterday at the bfa’s Annual General Meeting, followed by their Winter Wonderland Charity Event held at the Royal Society of Arts House, London. A dedicated board member for the last three years and a […]

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