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VIC Roundtable 24/07/2012

It's time to update your disclosure document

Disclosure documents are a mandatory requirement under the Code of Conductand the primary source of information to a prospective franchisee.  The disclosure document can encourage or dissuade a franchisee from proceeding.  Directors and company officers can become personally liable for information that may later prove to be misleading and deceptive. 

The session will focus on key areas to consider in the disclosure document, some greys areas, and the ongoing obligations of disclosure under the Code.

The presentation will be interactive and attendees are encouraged to raise practical issues which can be discussed at the round table.

Topics covered include;

1. Key obligations of disclosure

2. The grey areas of the Code in a disclosure document

3. Ongoing disclosure under the Code – what is “material”

4. Can your disclosure document help to sell the franchise

5. Tips to avoid engaging and misleading and deceptive conduct

6. General discussion

This Roundtable will be held at Wisewould Mahony Lawyers -
419 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Venue: Victoria
Phone Enquiries: 1300 669 030

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