Comments for: Belfast lawmaker says her proposal would ‘level the playing field’ between chains, franchise owners

Posted March 31, 2014, at 7:47 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Franchise contracts between megachains such as Dunkin Donuts and Burger King too often are weighted toward the chain — to the franchise owner’s disadvantage. That’s the central premise offered by Rep. Erin Herbig, D-Belfast, who successfully shepherded a proposal through the House on Monday that she says …

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