TOLEDO, OH – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that Brian N. McMahon, partner in the Toledo office, was a speaker at the Ohio State Bar Association’s “Franchising in Ohio – What Every Lawyer Needs to Know” CLE seminar on Friday, September 23, 2011.
Mr. McMahon discussed the challenges of complying with federal and state franchise and distribution laws as well as proposed revisions to Ohio’s business opportunity act.
Mr. McMahon’s principal areas of practice are franchise, distribution and licensing law; real estate law; and general corporate and business law.
Mr. McMahon served as a member of the Board of Directors of Meritage Hospitality Group, Inc. (listed on the AMEX) the world's largest publicly owned franchisee of Wendy's Restaurants.
In the franchise law category, Mr. McMahon has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®. Mr. McMahon has also been recognized by Franchise Times® for being selected as a “Legal Eagle” by his peers as one of the best lawyers in the franchise industry. Mr. McMahon is also a recipient of the Toledo Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Area Law” recognition.
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