CFIL

AcronymDefinition
CFILCenter for Innovative Leadership (est. 1987)
CFILCalifornia Franchise Investment Law
CFILCenter for Independent Living
CFILCouncil Food Intervention Level (EU)
CFILChina Fisheries International Limited (China Fishery Group Limited)
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Noting that the franchisor had conceded that the CFIL would apply in arbitration notwithstanding the choice-of-law clause, the court rejected the franchisee's argument and found the choice of Pennsylvania law enforceable.
3) the court struck down as unconscionable a provision which required that arbitration take place in Texas because the Court could not be assured that the franchisees' "rights under the CFIL [California Franchise Investment Law] would be protected in a Texas forum applying Texas law.
Relying on the policy underlying the application of the California Franchise Investment Law, the court concluded that Pennsylvania law was contrary to the fundamental public policy of California embodied in the CFIL and that, as a result, "the choice-of-law provision in the parties' agreement [was] unenforceable for purposes of determining the validity of the arbitration provision.