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Goldstein Legal Blog

We regularly blog on subjects related to franchising in the UK, commercial law and employment law.

New report calls for ‘fair and decent’ working practices

A long awaited report into modern working practices, commissioned by the government in response to concerns about the impact of the ever growing gig economy, demands that all employment should be ‘fair and decent’. The report by Matthew Taylor, head of the Royal Society of Arts and former-advisor to Tony Blair, was commissioned last year […]

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The Power of Collective Ambition

Goldstein Legal was out in full force at this year’s keenly awaited bfa Annual Conference.  Entitled The Power of Collective Ambition: Strengthening collaboration across our industry, the conference hosted a range of motivational keynote speakers with a focus on how industry representatives can work collaboratively to make a difference to the future of franchising. As […]

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Sandwich franchise, Subway, plans huge expansion

Subway, the world’s largest restaurant franchise, is looking for 500 new franchisees across the UK and Ireland.    The expansion, which it hopes could create 5,000 new jobs, would bring the number of Subway stores in the UK and Ireland to 3,000 by 2020.  Some 150 stores are planned for this year. The move will […]

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The gig economy: what’s all the fuss?

There has been a lot in the media recently about the gig economy, but why has the topic become so popular and what does the term ‘gig economy’ actually mean? In her latest blog, Roz Goldstein will explain the reasons behind the media and political interest in this type of labour and will discuss whether, […]

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Can you afford to ignore GDPR?

With less than one year until the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, Ayla Karmali, of Goldstein Legal, explains the new regulations in plain English and runs through her step-by-step guide to help you ensure that your business is GDPR ready. What is the GDPR? The GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation […]

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What to expect from your franchisor: the legal pack

Once you have decided that franchising is the route for your next business venture and you have found the concept that you want to invest in, it is imperative that you get the legalities right. Franchising can be a rewarding and profitable business model, but make no mistake – buying into a franchise is a […]

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KitKat crunched at the Court of Appeal!

Confectionary giant, Nestlé, has lost the latest stage in its legal battle with Cadburys to secure trade mark protection in Britain for its four-fingered chocolate bar, the KitKat.  The IP battle between the Swiss confectioner and Cadburys’ US owner,Mondelēz International, spans almost a decade, since Cadburys first appealed against Nestlé’s registration of the three-dimensional shape of […]

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Finalists revealed for bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Award

Celebrating the most passionate and inspirational members of the franchise community, the British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the finalists for the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Award. Now in its 28th year, the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Award is the UK franchise industry’s longest running and most prestigious award. Using five […]

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Is your trade mark in need of a legal health check?

Your trade mark is a vital element of your company’s brand.  Under estimate its importance at your peril! In fact, did you know that the value of your brand could in time, surpass the value of your company’s physical assets? If left unprotected, you could be endangering the future value of the very business you’ve worked […]

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Do you know the value of your brand?

The value of your brand could, in time, surpass the value of your company’s physical assets.  If you don’t protect it, you could be endangering the future value of the very business you’ve worked so hard to create. In our latest blog, we’ll explain exactly why your brand is worth protecting, and how to go […]

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