After more than twenty years of practice inside law firms and as in-house counsel to... more
After more than twenty years of practice inside law firms and as in-house counsel to National Airlines, AdvancePCS (now CVS Caremark) and 7-Eleven, Shawn Shearer formed The Shearer Law Group to provide his personal representation to individuals and small to medium sized businesses. The Shearer Law Group's practice focuses on personal, business and commercial transactions of all types as well as... view profile
Clint Corrie's practice involves a broad range of litigation and arbitration in... more
Clint Corrie's practice involves a broad range of litigation and arbitration in state and federal courts and before national and international arbitral tribunals. His practiceis primarily in complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on securities litigation and arbitration. He has tried jury and non-jury trials in state and federal court and before arbitral tribunals, and he has particula... 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.