Franchising is an area of law, which can be quite complex. Hartnett Lawyers is able to provide practical legal advice and commercial assistance to both the Franchisor and Franchisee in order to achieve long term mutual success for both parties.

It is our goal to listen, understand and work with our clients in order to reflect the clients businesses particular qualities, whilst still dealing with the complex legal issues in a simple plain english manner.

Our Services include:

  • Preparation of Franchising and Licensing Documents
  • Sale and Acquisition of operations, outlets and distribution rights
  • Franchising Code of Conduct compliance
  • Strategic and Structural Advice on establishing Franchising and Distribution options
  • Advice on all aspects of the Trade Practices Act
  • Trademarks and Intellectual Property Advice, Registration and Documentation
  • Dealing with Conflicts and Disputes
  • General Legal Advice 

Hartnett Lawyers has staff that are part of the Queensland Law Society referral base in the area of Franchising Law.