Bret Permesly Shareholder - Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Bret Permesly concentrates his practice on domestic and international franchising, licensing, and distribution matters. Bret represents existing franchise industry leaders as well as cutting edge start-up concepts in a wide range of industries, including food and beverage, fast food and quick service concepts, retail, hospitality, and leisure. His experience includes preparing and negotiating complex franchise, master franchise, distribution, and ancillary agreements, organizing and structuring new and existing franchise systems, establishing and administering national and international franchise compliance programs, and counseling franchisors on a variety of issues, including domestic and international expansion, negotiation, termination, structuring, and complex relationship issues.

Bret also acts as a trusted advisor to private equity concerns and investors buying and selling franchise systems and investors seeking due diligence and related franchise expertise in connection with franchise related mergers and acquisitions and other transactions involving franchising and licensing components.

Presenting in the following seminars/workshops:

Thursday, October 1, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Establishing a U.S. Franchise System: An Overview of Franchise and Distribution Business and Legal Issues for Franchisors Entering the U.S. Franchise Market

Room: 1B02

Presented by: David W. Oppenheim, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, LLP and Bret Permesly, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, LLP

The presenters will address the primary legal and business issues that a franchisor must consider as it establishes a United States franchise system. The program will address laws governing franchising and distribution in the United States, how to structure the franchise relationship and multiple business and legal issues that domestic and international franchisors must consider before franchising in the United States.
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