Professional Experience Mr. Denton is a partner in the Business Representation... more
Professional Experience Mr. Denton is a partner in the Business Representation Transactions Group.He represents both public and closely-held corporations in domestic and international mergers and acquisitions; the formation, organization and capitalization of new business entities; organization of joint ventures; advising franchisors and franchisees regarding franchise matters including the ... view profile
The concept of Gettins Law was contrived over a happenstance business lunch. I... more
The concept of Gettins Law was contrived over a happenstance business lunch. I introduced myself to a fellow attorney on a national American Bar Association listserv. We were both practicing attorneys, in the same area of law, and in the same city. We should meet. Over lunch and a soda, we introduced ourselves. He promptly informed me, he was leaving private practice to take a job in-hou... view profile
My practice focuses on a special interest in civil trial law, including corporate... more
My practice focuses on a special interest in civil trial law, including corporate litigation, franchise and environmental litigation, negligence, products liability, malpractice, eminent domain, and admiralty trials. I ama member of the Cincinnati, Ohio, and American Bar Associations and practices in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. A former assistant attorney general for the State of Ohio, ... 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.