Initial Drafts of FDD

Based on the information we collected from you, the Larkin Hoffman Franchise Team will prepare initial drafts of the Franchise Disclosure Document (together with any state-specific addenda as may be required by state law), Franchise Agreement, and ancillary contracts. Often, first-time franchisors may not have all the information that is normally necessary to draft these documents. Never fear—we will “fill in the gaps” based on our 40+ years of experience and information from current surveys of the industry.

Client Review Meeting

We will then give you our initial drafts of the Franchise Disclosure Document, Franchise Agreement, and ancillary contracts for your review and comment. Then, once you’ve had a chance to review the documents, we will coordinate an in-person or phone meeting to walk through in detail each provision of the documents—so you understand both why certain information may be required by law or to protect you, and how your franchise system would operate.

Final Drafts of FDD

Based on your feedback on the initial drafts of the Franchise Disclosure Document, Franchise Agreement, and ancillary contracts, we will prepare the final drafts of the documents and provide the documents to you in various formats.


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