Franchising code amendments - dispute resolution
The long awaited dispute resolution provisions under the Franchising Code of Conduct (the...
Many factors will affect a person's willingness to settle a dispute. These factors may be commercial (for example the protection of a franchise system), or emotional (for example the feeling of wanting your day in court).
It is always best that you attempt to resolve a dispute early before significant costs have been incurred. It is also important that you understand the strengths and weaknesses of your position before you accept or make an offer to settle a dispute.
We have resolved hundreds of franchise disputes through the process of negotiation and mediation. Our directors are trained mediators and have mediated franchise disputes in many different Australian states and territories.