Franchising I OCTOBER 22, 2019

Published by American Bar Association, Comprehensive Reference Work Covers Franchise Law in the U.S.: Howard & Howard Attorney Matt Kreutzer Edited California Chapters for Franchise Deskbook

Las Vegas, October 22, 2019 – Matt Kreutzer, attorney at Howard & Howard in Las Vegas, served as senior contributing editor of the recently published Franchise Deskbook: Selected State Laws, Commentary, and Annotations, Third Edition.

The two-volume reference book, published by the American Bar Association (ABA), was designed and authored specifically for franchise lawyers in the U.S.

Organized by jurisdiction for each U.S. state or other jurisdiction that has franchise laws, the book is an invaluable resource for franchise practitioners. It provides an essential reference to the text of generally applicable franchise registration, disclosure and relationship statutes, and the accompanying regulations.

Kreutzer served as a senior contributing editor for the 185-page, five-part section on California franchise laws and regulations.

He focuses his practice on franchise law and assists both start-up and mature franchisors with developing, protecting, and licensing their franchise and distribution systems.

In addition, Kreutzer has written extensively on franchise law and has been a presenter on franchise-related issues at national and regional events, including International Franchise Association, California State Bar, and FranServe.

Available in hard copy and e-book versions, Franchise Deskbook: Selected State Laws, Commentary, and Annotations can be purchased from ABA at:

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