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Discusses whether franchisors can seek leads by placing advertisements on employment websites.
Addresses the preparation of auditied financial statements following a corporate restructuring and change in fiscal year.
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.