Blogs Re: ‘Restaurants’

Negotiating a Franchise Agreement: Exclusive Franchise Territory

By James Blake 3 November 2011Franchise Law, Restaurants

If you’re buying a franchise, it’s important to understand the scope of your protected area of business and franch... Continue Reading...


Restaurant Contract Management, Supply Chain Management & Franchise Law

By James Blake 3 July 2011Franchise Law, Restaurants

Restaurant supply chain management and contract management is paramount for multi-unit restaurant profitability, wheth... Continue Reading...


Restaurant Owners: More Wage & Tip Pool Violations to Avoid

By James Blake 5 April 2011Employment Law Litigation, Restaurants

Restaurant owners frequently work in their own restaurants as cooks, bartenders, servers, etc. Yet despite doing the s... Continue Reading...


Austin Entrepreneur Lecture: Bootstrapping vs Sabotaging a Small Business

By James Blake 31 March 2011Restaurants

The Blake Law Firm is proud to present a lecture for the Struggling Entrepreneur Group on Thursday, April 7th Continue Reading...


Service & Restaurant Employee Wages: Avoid Labor Law Litigation

By James Blake 30 June 2010Labor & Employment Law, Restaurants

Restaurants and other service-based businesses benefit from an exception to state and federal minimum wage laws, allow... Continue Reading...