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2 Answers | Asked in Business Formation and Business Law for Mississippi on
Q: I was needing to know if u can be sued for opening a franchise in Ms,that the same franchise is already operating in Ms

was needing to know if you can be sued for opening a franchise in Ms, that the same franchise is already operating in Ms. Or can the owner operating under a franchise name, stop another individual from opening a business in a different location operating under the same franchise name?

Nashir Ahmed Kushol
Nashir Ahmed Kushol
answered on Jan 23, 2024

In general, the ability to open a franchise in a specific location, such as Mississippi, and whether an existing franchisee or the franchisor can take legal action against a new franchisee depends on several factors:

1. Franchise Agreements: The rights and obligations of franchisees are...
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1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant for New Jersey on
Q: can my landlord raise my rent by $450?
Nashir Ahmed Kushol
Nashir Ahmed Kushol
answered on Nov 17, 2023

In New Jersey, the rules and regulations regarding rent increases are governed by state laws and local ordinances. Here are some general guidelines that apply to rent increases in New Jersey:

1. Notice Requirement: Landlords in New Jersey must provide tenants with adequate notice before...
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3 Answers | Asked in Construction Law and Contracts for California on
Q: I have been sent a lawsuit threat for using design builds from a contractor business.

The lawsuit was sent as a text message and stated

“To whom this may concern,

This message is to inform you of the filing of an LLC for (JC construction) Your willful involvement in the forming of (J and C construction) is a legally binding contract and acceptance of all terms... View More

Nashir Ahmed Kushol
Nashir Ahmed Kushol
answered on Nov 15, 2023

Firstly, regarding the lawsuit threat:

1. Evaluate the Formality and Legitimacy: Typically, legal actions are not initiated via text message. Official communication for legal matters is usually conducted through formal channels like certified mail or legal counsel. The informal nature of a...
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