Florida Politics

Legislation to protect owners of franchise establishments — like McDonalds and 7-Eleven — has been introduced in the Florida House.

Sponsored by Sanford Republican Jason Brodeur, HB 1069 would prohibit a franchiser from refusing to renew a franchise unless specific criteria have been met.

A group of 7-Eleven franchise owners made their case for such a bill at a Pasco County Legislative Delegation last month, calling for legislation to protect them from having their businesses ripped out from underneath them by their corporate owners.

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