Monthly archives: December 2018

Posted on December 19, 2018

The past year was a big one in the restaurant industry, one that saw an unprecedented level of industry consolidation, chain bankruptcies, store closures, volatile founders and former chairmen and, of course, a lot of changes in the C-suite. Behind many of these stories are people, often singular individuals who have helped to shape and Read more →

Posted on December 6, 2018

Known as the “Franchise King,” Robert Zarco has cemented his name as an internationally recognized expert in franchise law. Zarco Einhorn Salkowski & Brito, P.A., founded by Zarco over 25 years ago, has become a household name and guarantees any client who partners with the firm the best results―something Zarco accredits to his zealous representation Read more →

Posted on December 6, 2018

Weeks after a former employee sued H&R Block alleging harms she suffered under its “no-poach” hiring practices, the Kansas City-based tax firm also faces a Washington state investigation into the same issue. No-poach hiring practices have been widespread among fast-food companies. They generally prohibit franchise operators from hiring the employees of any other franchise operator Read more →

Posted on December 5, 2018

The unrest between Jack in the Box and an organization representing a majority of operators escalated Tuesday when franchisees filed a breach of contract lawsuit against the San Diego-based chain. The National Jack in the Box Franchisee Association, which called for the removal of CEO Leonard Comma in early October, filed the lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Read more →

Posted on December 5, 2018

A group of franchise restaurant operators have sued San Diego’s Jack in the Box over access to marketing financials and their share of the costs when restaurant are remodeled. The lawsuit, filed Tuesday, is the latest salvo in an ongoing fight between the company and the Jack in the Box National Franchisee Association, which represents Read more →

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  • 05/17/2019

    National Jack in the Box Franchisee Association Issues Statement on Management’s Refusal to Address Franchisee Concerns During Q2 Earnings Call Author: Jennifer Webb at Coltrin & Associates
    Publication: Business Wire

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  • 04/25/2019

    BURGER KING DISMISSES ITS SUIT AGAINST A LARGE FRANCHISEE The 37 locations in Southern Texas owned by Guillermo Perales will remain open. Author: Jonathan Maze
    Publication: Restaurant Business

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