The increasing popularity of franchising as a method of doing business has led to substantial regulation aimed at safeguarding existing and potential franchisees. This article discusses the registration and disclosure requirements of the Maryland Franchise Act The authors analyze the steps to be taken by a practitioner in achieving compliance with the franchise laws in Maryland and in jurisdictions governed by statutes similar to that of Maryland.
Shapiro, Ronald M. and Carolan, Howard T. Jr.
"Franchise Law Compliance: Before the Logo Hits the Streets,"
University of Baltimore Law Review: Vol. 10
, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarworks.law.ubalt.edu/ublr/vol10/iss1/2