Mackenzie Dimitri has been appointed as a Member of the ABA Forum on Franchising, Young Lawyers Division. Her term shall run until August 2018.
Terrence M. Dunn has been appointed Member of the Publications Committee of the ABA Forum on Franchising. His term shall run until August 2019.
Terrence Dunn published an article for the ABA Spring 2015 Edition of the Franchise Law Journal entitled “Material Changes and the FDD: Amending and Going Dark.”
Congratulations to Julie Lusthaus who has been nominated to be a Member-at-Large on the Governing Committee of the ABA Forum on Franchising. The election will take place at the Forum’s Annual Business Meeting, held in conjunction with the 38th Annual Forum on Franchising, on Friday, October 16, 2015, in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Julie Lusthaus and Michael Einbinder have been invited by the ABA to be speakers in New Orleans at the “38th Annual Forum on Franchising: The Soul of Franchising,” on October 14-16, 2015. The topic that Julie Lusthaus will be presenting is entitled “Rescission: The Annulment of a Franchise Marriage,” and Michael Einbinder will be presenting “Pressure Points in Franchise Litigation.”
Julie Lusthaus was the moderator in an ABA webinar program entitled “Clash of Counsel: Franchise Litigation and Dispute Resolution From the Perspective of Counsel for Franchisors and Franchisees” which took place on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
Congratulations to Michael Einbinder and Julie Lusthaus, both recently named to the Franchise Times Magazine’s Legal Eagle Hall of Fame for 2015. The magazine designates a limited number of top franchise attorneys as Legal Eagles based on peer recommendations and contributions to the franchise industry, such as writing for legal publications and speaking at franchise events.
Terrence Dunn represented a major motion picture theater company in entering into a lease for a theater as part of the large and historic development in Lower Manhattan known as Essex Crossing and in signing a sale/leaseback transaction for a new theater in Lynbrook, New York.
Julie Lusthaus was a speaker at the “37th Annual Forum on Franchising: The Cutting Edge.” The topic she presented was entitled “Views from the Bench: Practical Tips from Litigators to Litigators.”
Terrence Dunn represented a multi-unit restaurant developer in signing leases for five different locations for restaurants in the metropolitan area.
Terrence Dunn represents an Australian franchisor of a business networking concept in its expansion into the US market.