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Discusses whether the franchisor's or franchisee's degree of controlling interest in an outlet affects the application of the Franchise Rule.
Discusses the application of the Franchise Rule to a business arrangment involving multiple limited liability "strategic partners."
re: Proposal to establish a network of independent pharmacies in Massachusetts and Connecticut.