Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services - Fairness in Franchising

Mani, S. (Contributor)

Activity: External Academic EngagementSubmissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries

Description

Australian Parliamentary Inquiry Committee's report on the Franchising Code of Conduct has included Dr. Sudha Mani's recommendations on - Proposed new regulatory powers; Paucity of publicly available data; Views on a mandatory public franchise registry; Current exit arrangements for franchisees. For example,
“Dr Mani recommended that the ACCC build a repository of disclosure documents that are freely available to the public.” "Dr Sudha Mani from Monash University argued that only franchisees that have directly experienced an adverse effect because of the franchisor’s action should have the right to exit or terminate their agreements with the franchisor…”
PeriodMay 2018 - Mar 2019
Work forCommonwealth of Australia
Degree of RecognitionInternational