Robert Burstein Submits Comments to FTC on Proposed Changes to Franchise Rule

November 19, 2004

On behalf of Wiggin and Dana’s Franchise and Distribution Practice Group (and its franchise clients), Robert Burstein recently submitted a comment letter to the Federal Trade Commission in response to the proposed changes to the Franchise Rule and the FTC’s request for comments.  Mr. Burstein is counsel to the firm in the Conshohocken office and specializes in the area of franchise registration and disclosure.  In his comment letter, Mr. Burstein raises some important questions about the new requirements imposed by the revised Franchise Rule and some ambiguities in the language of the revised Franchise Rule.