Title: Franchising under the EC competition rules

Authors: Oliver Axster

Addresses: Axster and Partners, Dusseldorf, FR Germany

Abstract: In this paper, presented to the |Licensing in Europe| Conference, 23-24 June 1988, London, the author examines the draft EC Block Exemption Regulation for Franchising Agreements. While regarding the latest revised draft as an improvement on the previous draft in some respects, the author offers specific criticism on its scope, applicability, and clarity of interpretation.

Keywords: franchising; EC regulations; EC competition rules; franchise agreements.

DOI: 10.1504/IJTM.1989.026012

International Journal of Technology Management, 1989 Vol.4 No.4/5, pp.513 - 518

Published online: 26 May 2009 *

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