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11 January 2018 - Christoph Wildhaber moderates a franchise session during a seminar in Klosters in collaboration with Union suisse des arts et métiers/Schweizerischer Gewerbeverband.

8 December 2017 - Volodymyr Yakubovskyy: Nobles and Phenomena have joined forces to enhance expertise in transactional practices and enrich their spectrum of legal services to the growing number of clients. Read more in the Press Release.

5 December 2017 - Christoph Wildhaber teaches "legal organization" in front of existing and future franchisors during a seminar run by the Swiss Franchise Association.

18-20 October 2017 - John Pratt was speaker during the ABA Franchise Forum in Palm Desert "The Subfranchisees are doing what?!".

14 October 2017 - John Pratt was speaker during the NEC Franchise Exhibition "How to Franchise your Business".

5-6 October 2017 - John Pratt was a speaker at the  ABA Palm Desert – “Dealing with subfranchisee breaches in an International Franchising Context”.

28 June 2017 - John Pratt was a speaker at the  bfa “Legal Aspects of Franchising”.

9-19 June 2017 - John Pratt was a speaker at the  IDI Conference in Paris – “What are the main issues when implementing rebrading?”

9-10 June 2017 - Marco Hero was a speaker on International Distribution Institute's (IDI) annual conference in Paris on the topic "Selling brands on Amazon, eBay and other platforms - the distributor's perspective".

May 2017 - Aldo Frignani and John Pratt wrote article on “Termination and non-Renewal of Franchise Agreements in the European Union: Italian law in a comparative perspective with other European Civil Law Systems and England & Wales”, which will be published in the next issue of Franchise Law Journal (edited by ABA-Forum on Franchising).

16 May 2017 - Aldo Frignani had a webinar together with Barbara Bagnasacco and Lee Wright of Kirton McConkie law firm of Salt Lake City, Utah on “Franchising: Expert Advice for Expanding Your Business in the US & Europe”.

9-10 May 2017 - John Pratt was a speaker at the IBA/IFA Washington Conference – “International Franchise Associations”.

9-10 May 2017 - Marco Hero hosted a workshop at the annual convention of the German Franchise Association (DFV) under the title "From Ronald McDonald to Donald Trump - latest challenges for international franchise systems".

25-26 April 2017 - Marco Hero was a speaker at the  Masterfranchise Conference in Hamburg on the Topic "The legal environment for franchisors in Europe".

29 March 2017 - John Pratt was a speaker at the School for Social Entrepreneurs – “Legal issues and Franchise Agreements in Social Franchising”.

25 March 2017 - Anders Fernlund held a seminar regarding the European Code of Ethics at the Annual meeting of the Swedish Franchise Association.

24 March 2017 - Sergey Medvedev has moderated a session on Franchise Developments within the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) at XVIII IP Forum (Russia and CIS) organized by the Russian media platform ‘infor-media’ which was hosted in Moscow (Russia). Sergey also presented some legal and practical aspects associated with franchising by citing certain important and recent case law.

23 March 2017 - Anders Fernlund explained the regulation around Master Franchising at The American Franchising Day, held at the US Embassy in Stockholm.

16 March 16 2017 - John Pratt, Anders Fernlund and Olivier Binder were speakers on a panel discussing international trends in franchising regulation at the International Franchising Week in London.

10 February 2017 - Marco Hero hosted a workshop on "Compliance and franchise-systems - what and how to do it" at the Franchise Convention in Frankfurt.


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