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Synonyms for franchise

Synonyms for franchise

an authorization to sell a company's goods or services in a particular place

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a business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company's goods or services in a particular area

a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote)

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More and more I am convinced that the final solution of the political end of our race problem will be for each state that finds it necessary to change the law bearing upon the franchise to make the law apply with absolute honesty, and without opportunity for double dealing or evasion, to both races alike.
"My lord," said he, "with this million, which others would perhaps employ in negotiating, I would advise the king to raise two regiments, to enter Scotland, which you have just pacified: to give to the people the franchises which the revolution promised them, and in which it has not, in all cases, kept its word.
At the same time that his agents were purchasing corner lots and entire blocks in the heart of the business section and the waste lands for factory sites, Day was rushing franchises through the city council, capturing the two exhausted water companies and the eight or nine independent street railways, and getting his grip on the Oakland Creek and the bay tide-lands for his dock system.
"I am but a poor commoner of England myself, and yet I know something of charters, liberties franchises, usages, privileges, customs, and the like.
When they'd finished with the lands and forests and mines, they turned back, gambling for any little stakes they'd overlooked, gambling for franchises and monopolies, using politics to protect their crooked deals and brace games.
"I do not believe," says Theodore Vail, "that any one man ever made a clear million out of the telephone." There are not apt to be any get-rich-quick for- tunes made in corporations that issue no watered stock and do not capitalize their franchises. On the contrary, up to 1897, the holders of stock in the Bell Companies had paid in four million, seven hundred thousand dollars more than the par value; and in the recent consolidation of Eastern companies, under the presidency of Union N.
Because of it, it was outside Douglas County's franchise powers.
The purchase price allocated to intangible assets (including franchise rights) acquired in connection with the acquisition of a trade or business generally must be capitalized and amortized over a 15-year period.
The American Bar Association (Chicago, IL) Forum on Franchising has released an updated edition of Fundamentals of Franchising, a paperback book designed to help both lawyers and non-lawyers stay current with franchise law.
Specifically, the Franchise Tax Board's failure to adhere to the unitary business principle in administering California's research tax credit is a concern not only for the Institute's members within its five chapters located in California, but also for its members worldwide whose companies conduct research activities within the state.
With markets providing one set of challenges, some recyclers are also now seeing potential problems with the issue of franchise agreements.
That is because there is such a thing as Franchise Negosyo.
Franchise Asia Philippines is back and is bigger than ever.
With a two-day conference featuring 70 subject matter experts and an international expo showcasing more than 700 homegrown and international brands, this year's Franchise Asia Philippines (FAPHL) reasserts its position as the biggest franchising event in the Asia-Pacific region.
Photo courtesy of The International Franchise Association's (IFA) Vice President, International Affairs and Chief of Staff, Josh Merin CAIRO - 31 January 2019: An increasing number of consumers in the modern age trust branded products and services.
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