The next meeting of the Kansas City Franchise Business Network is scheduled to occur on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at the Kansas City office of Armstrong Teasdale. The meeting will feature guest speaker Marcus A. Banks, Senior Vice President – Litigation and Government Relations of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation. Mr. Banks will discuss evaluating and assessing litigation risk, negotiating and resolving litigation, and identifying and securing insurance coverage for claims.
If you missed the July 20, 2011 webinar on franchise sales, you’re in luck: the entire webinar, plus the materials, is now available online. Read the story for the link.
This weekend (March 19 and 20) I am speaking at the National Franchise and Business Opportunities Expo at the Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. During my presentation, I will be discussing some of the critical aspects of franchising, and the documents that potential franchisees need to review and understand before signing on the dotted line.
On February 16, 2011, Armstrong Teasdale and the accounting firm Fair, Anderson & Langerman co-hosted a dinner with the Nevada Development Authority for franchisors attending the International Franchise Association’s 51st annual convention in Las Vegas. The theme of the dinner, which was held at the world-famous RM Seafood restaurant, was why Las Vegas is “the best business climate in the U.S.”
Matt Kreutzer will be speaking at the National Franchise and Business Opportunities Expo in Minneapolis, Minnesota on March 20 and 21, 2010.