Regulatory Compliance


The Ontario government has released highly anticipated draft regulations under the recently enacted Healthy Menu Choices Act (the “Act”) that clarify the Act’s menu labeling requirements. Still, uncertainties remain –
Continue Reading Adding a dash of clarity: Ontario releases menu labeling law regulations

40206151_s (1)Each time franchisors update their franchise disclosure documents (“FDD”), they have a choice:  whether or not to include financial performance representations (“FPR”).  A new bill introduced by Representative Keith Ellison
Continue Reading Making SBA loans safer for franchisees…by mandating FPR’s?

39176749_s (1)Under pressure from large retailers, trade associations and lawmakers, the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) will delay rules requiring certain food establishments to list calories on their menus.  The original
Continue Reading Count your calories and add 1 year: Final Menu Labeling Rule postponed until Dec. 2016