Topic: Franchising

New Jersey Franchisee Prevails On Summary Judgment

By: Vincent T. Cieslik, Esq. One of the most potent weapons in the arsenal of a defendant, particularly one with the financial ability to litigate on a limitless budget, is the motion for summary judgment. A motion for summary judgment says to the Court that a party is clearly entitled to win the entire case, […]

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Issues to Consider for Prospective Franchise Owners

By: Vincent T. Cieslik, Esq. Our firm and attorneys have represented franchisees in litigation with their franchisors for years.  The franchise style of business, from the franchisor’s point of view, is all about standardization in contracts, services, and products.  The franchisor wants and needs uniformity across the board. Before singing a franchise agreement you should […]

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