Change the Course of Your Emerging Brand: The Female Leadership Perspective

Change the Course of Your Emerging Brand: The Female Leadership Perspective

On Thursday, September 19, 2019, Springboard conference attendees were invited to a panel discussion titled “Change the Course of Your Emerging Brand: The Female Leadership Perspective”. The panel, moderated by Sherri Fishman, President of Fishman PR, sought to explore the unique leadership and emotional intelligence skills inherent to female executives in the franchising world. The panelists included: – Liberty Bernal, COO of Baby Boot Camp; – Karissa Johnson, CEO of

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Legal Eagles Hall of Fame

Philadelphia Business Journal: Largest Law Firms 2019

Philadelphia Magazine, Top Attorneys In Pennsylvania

Chambers USA 2018: Leaders in The Field

Chambers USA 2018

Chambers USA 2018 has identified Lane Fisher of Fisher Zucker, LLC who will be featured as ‘Leaders in their Field’ in the forthcoming edition of ‘Chambers USA – America’s Leading Lawyers for Business’. Chambers USA conducts interviews and independent research to develop its lists of lawyers and law firms. For more information about Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, please visit

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Our Attorneys honored as “Franchise Times Legal Eagles”

Fisher and Zucker honored as "Legal Eagles"

Find out who all are our attorneys who were honored as “Franchise Times Legal Eagles”.

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SBA Announces Streamlined SBA-backed Lending Procedures for Franchisors

Lending Procedures for Franchisors

In November 2016, the SBA announced a streamline of the SBA-backed lending procedures for many franchisors. This process was refined in February 2017 and again in October 2017, and the latest round of revisions is set to take effect on January 1, 2018. Most notably, there is a new SBA “registry” (the “SBA Franchise Directory,” maintained by the SBA itself) that will provide a centralized list of every franchisor whose

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Joint Employment Moving in the Franchisor’s Direction

Joint Employment Moving in the Franchisor’s

In a helpful step for franchisors, the National Labor Relations Board voted 3-2 on December 14, 2017,to overrule their prior decision in Browning-Ferris Industries, 362 NLRB No. 186 (2015) (“Browning-Ferris”), and return to the standard that had governed issues of joint-employer liability before Browning Ferris. Moving forward, parties will be considered joint employers under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) if there is proof that one has directly and immediately exercised control

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