Franchise Attorneys Westfield NJ

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Suzanne Marie Murphy
(973) 635-6300
127 MAIN ST
CHATHAM, NJ
Specialties
Environmental, Contracts, Antitrust, Insurance, Franchising
Education
George Washington University National Law Center,Rutgers University
State Licensing
New Jersey

Roy Joseph Thibodaux III
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Drive
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Litigation, Franchising
Education
Seton Hall University School of Law,University of New Orleans,Louisiana State University
State Licensing
New Jersey

Marco A Anzalone
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Dr
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Franchising, Litigation
Education
Seton Hall University School of Law,University of Massachusetts
State Licensing
New Jersey

Michael F Cicero
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Dr
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Franchising, Litigation
Education
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law,Harvard College
State Licensing
New Jersey

Erika L Duelks
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Dr
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Franchising, Litigation
Education
Boston College Law School,Georgetown University
State Licensing
New Jersey

Kenneth L. Leiby
(973) 218-0405
159 MILLBURN AVE
MILLBURN, NJ
Specialties
Corporate, Commercial, Defective & Dangerous Products, Maritime, Franchising
Education
Brown University,Fordham University
State Licensing
New Jersey, New York

Dennis R La Fiura
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Dr
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Franchising, Litigation, Securities Offerings
Education
Boston College Law School,Duke University
State Licensing
New Jersey

Aaron J Stahl
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Dr
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Litigation, Franchising
Education
Boston College Law School,Duke University
State Licensing
New Jersey

Gerd Walter Stabbert Jr
(973) 514-1200
325 COLUMBIA TPKE
FLORHAM PARK, NJ
Specialties
Business, Franchising
Education
Rutgers University School of Law,Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
State Licensing
New Jersey

Paul J Halasz
(973) 966-6300
200 Campus Dr
Florham Park, NJ
Specialties
Franchising, Litigation
Education
Rutgers University,Rutgers University School of Law
State Licensing
New Jersey

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.

Marketing the franchise opportunity is a bit easier. You can market your franchise online at franchise op...

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