Franchise Attorneys Southaven MS

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Christa Ramey Baer
(901) 680-7328
6075 POPLAR AVE STE 500
MEMPHIS, TN
Specialties
Intellectual Property, Copyright Infringement, Patent Infringement, Trademark Infringement, Franchising
Education
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law ,University of Maryland, College Park ,Vand
State Licensing
Tennessee

Edward Reuben Young
(901) 577-2341
165 MADISON AVE STE 2000
MEMPHIS, TN
Specialties
Employment, Health Care, Litigation, Franchising, Real Estate
Education
Vanderbilt University Law School,Memphis State University
State Licensing
Tennessee

Eugene Joseph Podesta Jr
(901) 577-2213
165 MADISON AVE
MEMPHIS, TN
Specialties
Litigation, Banking, Financial Markets And Services, Class Action, Franchising
Education
University of Tennessee College of Law,University of Tennessee
State Licensing
Tennessee

Jay Herman Lindy
(901) 524-5147
130 N COURT AVE
MEMPHIS, TN
Specialties
Corporate, Securities Offerings, Franchising, Intellectual Property, Real Estate
Education
University of Denver College of Law,Cornell University
State Licensing
Tennessee

Ralph Binford Lake
(901) 524-5186
130 N. Court
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Corporate, Securities Offerings, Employment, Franchising, International Law
Education
University of Denver
State Licensing
Ohio, Tennessee

Angela Renee Merideth
(901) 577-2146
165 MADISON AVE STE 2000
MEMPHIS, TN
Specialties
Employment, Workers Compensation, Litigation, Franchising, Defective & Dangerous Products
Education
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Leflar Law Center,University of Mississippi
State Licensing
Tennessee

Douglas F. Halijan
(901) 524-5000
Burch Porter & Johnson, 130 North Court
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Litigation, Intellectual Property, Franchising
Education
University of Pennsylvania Law School,Rhodes College
State Licensing
DC, Pennsylvania, Tennessee

How To Franchise Your Business

If your business is doing well, and your products or services are in high demand, it may be time to think about franchising your business. Franchising not only provides customers with the choice of buying products and services from a name that they know and trust, it also allows the franchising business owner to grow and increase sales and profits to their full potential.

Since franchisees usually pay all the startup costs, one of the greatest things about franchising your business is that it doesn't take much capital on your end. However, there are costs involved. The main costs are having an operations manual written, implementing a training program for your franchisees, writing and implementing a marketing plan, legal costs and costs associated with other professional assistance.

The first step to franchising your business is to find a good franchise attorney. This professional will write all the basic legal documents, including your Uniform Franchise Offering Circular (UFOC) and your franchise agreement. They will also work to ensure that your trademark is protected and help you comply with the franchising laws in your state.

You will also need to have an operations manual written. This is the guideline that your franchisees will be required to follow. Its purpose is to help franchisees run successful businesses and to protect your trademark and other copyrighted material, by telling franchisees how they can and cannot use your material.

The operating manual should ensure quality control, by making sure that the franchisees follow a certain protocol. The manual covers topics such as opening procedures and day-to-day operations of a franchise. Furthermore, the operations manual should put limits on your liability when it comes to the actions of franchisees and their employees. Work with your lawyer and your accountant if you are writing the manual yourself. Otherwise, hire a professional consultant or franchise company to take care of this for you.

You will need to design and implement a training program for new franchisees. Training the people who will own franchises will be vital to their success, which is a reflection of your success as well. This may require training manuals, as well as personnel to do the training. A business coach or consultant can help you design the right training program for the type of business you are franchising.

Finally, you will need two marketing plans – one to market your franchise opportunity to potential franchisees, and another to market your franchise to potential customers. The marketing of all of the franchises is usually paid for with the marketing pool fund, which each franchisee contributes to, as agreed to in the franchise agreement. You should have a solid marketing plan in place, as potential franchisees would want to know about it in advance.

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