Mr. Caruso has appeared on FOX, PIX, MSNBC and NBC as well as various radio shows,... more
Mr. Caruso has appeared on FOX, PIX, MSNBC and NBC as well as various radio shows, and is routinely requested by other syndicated television, news and print media outlets for his advice and comment on current issues. He has appeared as a distinguished speaker at Princeton University at the Princeton Sports Symposium, and serves on the adjunct faculty of Belmont University, where he teaches Musi... view profile
Peter G. Siachos is an experienced trial lawyer and a partner in Gordon & Rees' New... more
Peter G. Siachos is an experienced trial lawyer and a partner in Gordon & Rees' New Jersey, New York, and South Carolina offices. Having tried nearly 50 cases to conclusion, Mr. Siachos routinely handles matters nationwide before federal and state trial and appellate courts, administrative and regulatory agencies, and alternative dispute resolution panels. As a member of the Commercial Litigati... view profile
Michael Yellin is an associate in the Litigation and Intellectual Property... more
Michael Yellin is an associate in the Litigation and Intellectual Property Departments. Mike focuses his practice on commercial litigation and franchise law, representing his clients in business disputes and franchise related matters throughout the United States. Mike approaches each matter focused on developing a practical, efficient and successful legal strategy. Acutely aware of the substant... view profile
Franchise law applies to franchisors like McDonald's ®, who allow you to buy and operate a business using the franchise trademarks, name, and business methods. In return, you, the franchisee, get the name recognition value and reputation of the franchisor. A franchise lawyer will make sure the franchisor treats you fairly. Franchises can be expensive, and when you buy one you are gambling on the franchisor's success. Franchise lawyers know the many franchise laws that prevent the franchisor from taking advantage of you. If you are considering franchising your business, a franchise lawyer can also help you with that decision.