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Franchise Law & Distribution Section

The Franchise & Distribution Law Section provides programs and information for the general practitioner and beginning practitioner to facilitate a greater understanding of the basics of franchise law, providing speakers and information which give insight into the practice of franchise law for the seasoned practitioner. Franchise practitioners can meet and socialize together for the benefits of a mutual exchange of experience and ideas.


Meeting Schedule:

July 16, 2015

Case Law Updates

Sarah Walters, Jason Binford, Jacob Kring

August 18, 2015

Point-Counterpoint: Franchise Loan Workouts vs. Bankruptcy

Jason Binford, Larry Simmons

October 20, 2015

Litigation Issues Facing ranchisors and Franchisees

Jacob Kring

December 15, 2015 International Franchising:  Drafting Tips from Letters of Intent to Formal Agreements TBD

 


Section News:


Section Officers:

Name: Tate Hemingson
Officer Position: Chair
Firm: Strasburger & Price, LLP
Firm Address: 901 Main Street, Ste. 4400
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75202
Business Phone: 214.651.4300
Email: tate.hemingson@strasburger.com

Name: Jes Alexander
Officer Position: Vice Chair
Firm: Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Firm Address: 8150 N. Central Expwy, Ste. 200
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75206
Business Phone: 972.248.9899
Email: jalexander@dickeys.com

Name: TBD
Officer Position: Secretary
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Name: TBD
Officer Position: Treasurer
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Name: Sarah Walters
Officer Position: Immediate Past Chair
Firm: Perkins Coie LLP
Firm Address: 500 N. Akard St., Ste. 3300
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214.965.7700
Email: swalters@perkinscoie.com

Name: Kate Morris
Officer Position: DBA Board Advisor
Firm: Strasburger & Price, LLP
Firm Address: 901 Main Street, Ste. 4400
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75202
Business Phone: 214.651.4300
Email: kathryne.morris@strasburger.com


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Section Membership

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Franchise Law & Distribution Section, please click here to join online or send a letter of request and the $25.00 membership fee to:
DBA
2101 Ross Ave
Dallas TX, 75201
Please note that you must be a member of the Dallas Bar Association to join a section. If you have any questions regarding sections membership, please contact the DBA membership department.

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