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Discusses: (1) a successor's obligation to prepare audited financial statements following an asset purchase agreement; and (2) the disclosure of parent information.
Addresses a request to conduct a demonstration project for electronic compliance with the Franchise Rule.
Discusses the application of the Franchise Rule to an opportunity involving the use of point-of-sale touch screen terminals.
Discusses the applicability of the Franchise Rule to a license to use a method designed to increase sales of experienced businesses.
Addresses the Franchise Rule's single trademark license exclusion.
Addresses the application of the Franchise Rule to a membership network.
Discusses the application of the Franchise Rule to a web-based travel service.
re: Proposed settlement of infringement litigation with Teva Pharmaceuticals involving sharing of the exclusivity period for the drug Paraplatin.