Call for transparency

Handley, Melissa
November 2006
Travel Weekly Australia;11/24/2006, Issue 28, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Franchise Council of Australia submitted recommendations to the Australian Government's review of the Franchising Code of Conduct's Disclosure Provisions. The Franchise Council pointed out that the provisions on the disclosure of information and financial disclosure are in favor of franchisees.


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