Dutch franchise law laywer

As a franchisee you operate a franchise business as an independent entrepreneur. This using a business concept from your franchisor. The franchise agreement provides the basis for this.

Do you want clarity as a franchisee about your legal position? For example with regard to the legal validity of the franchise agreement, a non-compete clause and sale of the franchise company?

The franchise lawyer is happy to offer you proactive legal support and clear advice. Your company, your interests and your plans come first.

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Your interests as a franchisee

The franchise specialist will be happy to talk to you about your company and interests. Based on what you tell, the franchise lawyer maps out your interests and your legal position. The franchise lawyer does this by applying our specialist knowledge of Dutch franchise and contract law, inventiveness and specific experience with franchise issues to your situation.

Franchise questions and answers

The franchise lawyer will provide you with insight into your legal questions as a franchisee. In the legal franchise advice, the franchise lawyer will discuss with you if and how he can – if possible and requested by you – solve your legal questions and take advantage of opportunities. Based on your answers to the questions, the franchise lawyer adapts the services to your specific situation.

What the franchisee lawyer helps you with

The franchise lawyer frequently assists franchisees with legal advice and legal support with:

  • communication and negotiations with the franchisor
  • entering into the franchise agreement and related agreements
  • questions about thefranchise agreement
  • solving issues during the franchise relationship
  • reorganization of the franchise formula
  • consultation via the franchise council and the franchisee association
  • terminating the franchise agreement
  • the operation of the franchise non-compete
  • the sale of the franchise company
  • preventing conflicts and representing clients in legal proceedings

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Franchise law support in 3 easy steps

1 Tell the franchise lawyer what he can do for you

2 Service & strategy

3 Assistance from your personal specialist

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3 featured projects for franchisees:

Starting franchisee

An entrepreneur active as a financial service provider considered joining a franchise formula. Pep Legal assessed the franchise agreement and advised on an improved contract basis. This enabled the client to make a legally responsible decision about entering into the franchise relationship.

Change of activities

A food franchisee whose business results were less positive than expected hired Pep Legal to terminate the franchise agreement. Pep Legal helped him terminate the franchise agreement with consideration for his future interests This entrepreneur was allowed to continue to serve customers with new business activities.

Sale of the franchise company

A healthcare franchisee wanted to sell her franchise business. The franchisor initially refused to cooperate. After constructive consultation with Pep Legal the franchisor was still open to this and the company has since been sold.

Franchisee lawyer: trust relationship

Pep Legal is happy to invest in a relationship of trust with you as a franchisee or collective of franchisees. 

Legal support for franchisees

Individual franchisees and collectives of franchisees who are legally assisted by Pep Legal by checking the franchise agreement and with legal advice on franchise matters in the Netherlands, regularly consult Pep Legal about new questions.

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Jorg van de Peppel – Dutch Franchise Lawyer

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