FDD

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AcronymDefinition
FDDFloppy Disk Drive
FDDFrequency Division Duplex
FDDFranchise Disclosure Document
FDDFeature-Driven Development
FDDFeature-Driven Development (software development methodology)
FDDForum for Democracy and Development (Zambia)
FDDFoundation for the Defense of Democracies
FDDFunctional Decomposition Diagram
FDDFonds pour le Développement Durable (French: Sustainable Development Fund; Switzerland)
FDDFaculté de Droit (French: Law School; Togo)
FDDFlexible Disk Drive
FDDFinancial Due Diligence
FDDForces for the Defense of Democracy (Burundi)
FDDFault Detection and Diagnosis
FDDFixed Disk Drive
FDDFrequency Diversity Duplex
FDDFluorescent Differential Display
FDDFonds de Dotation (French: Endowment Fund)
FDDFaune et Développement Durable (French: Wildlife and Sustainable Development; EU)
FDDFather Daughter Dance
FDDFunctional Design Document
FDDFocused District Development (NATO)
FDDFull Deployment Decision
FDDFood Distribution Division (USDA)
FDDFamilial Danish Dementia
FDDFinal Delivery Date
FDDFault Detection Diagnostic
FDDFirst Digitized Division
FDDFreight, Demurrage and Defense (also seen as FD&D; shipping industry)
FDDFerrari Démolition Désamiantage (French demolition company)
FDDFrequency of Drinking Days
FDDFreezing Degree Days
FDDFixed Date Departure (travel)
FDDForce Design Division
FDDFire Department Directory
FDDFunctional Decision Diagram
FDDFaçades Dallages et Déco (French building renovation company)
FDDFirst Dollar Defense (insurance)
FDDFirst Due Date
FDDFormation Diplômante Dérogatoire (French: Derogatory Diploma Course)
FDDForce Design Directorate
FDDFacility Design Description
FDDFunctional Description Document
FDDForeign Documents Division
FDDFinancial Data Disseminator
FDDForce Design and Development
FDDFunctional Decomposition Design
FDDFarm Ditch Density
FDDFormal Domain Definition
FDDFlexible Delivery Development (Sprint)
FDDFloating Digital Drive
FDDFamily Double Dare (TV show)
FDDFábrica do Design
FDDFilthy Difiler Disgrace
FDDFisheries Development Department
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177, 188 (1993); see also Brickley et al., supra note 43, at 111; see also Killion, supra note 43, at 28 ("[F]ranchisees now have through the typical franchise disclosure document detailed information about the franchise opportunity, the very information a number of states and the FTC have determined will allow the franchisee to make an informed buying decision."); Pitegoff, supra note 17, at 314; deLeo, supra note 43, at 171 ("Disclosure laws ensure potential franchisees are advised of the nature and scope of the franchise agreement prior to signing."); ABA REPORT, supra note 43, at 20.
Unlike in the U.S., where the Federal Trade Commission oversees franchising and the furnishing of Franchise Disclosure Documents from franchisors to franchisees prior to reaching an agreement (with a number of states adding other regional requirements), Canada has no federal regulator.
To ensure that you're dealing with a reputable franchise operator, ask for a copy of their Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD), a form that provides information about a franchise and how it is run.
Every franchisor, when preparing its franchise disclosure document (FDD), must include financial statements that are prepared in accordance with U.S.
Such an offer can only be made through a Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) that has been registered with and approved by the appropriate agency in your state, if your state requires such registration.
The Franchise Disclosure Document, or FDD, contains critical information you need to know about a company before investing.
13 - in the franchise disclosure document. They are even part of the legal definition of a franchise in the U.S., which is defined as an ongoing commercial relationship in which the franchisee "will obtain the right to operate a business that is identified or associated with the franchisor's trademark, or to offer, sell, or distribute goods, services, or commodities that are identified or associated with the franchisor's trademark."
Be sure to review the Franchise Disclosure Document, or FDD, which offers detailed information about the franchise operation.
In addition to meeting the regular franchisee requirements specified in the JDog Junk Removal franchise disclosure document (FDD), all veteran applicants must have an honorable discharge from their respective branch of the military, the desire to run and grow their own business, and an effective ability to lead and manage employees.
It also causes difficulties with preparing a robust and accurate Item 19 for their franchise disclosure document. A uniform chart of accounts ensures comparable financial data from unit to unit.
All financial information is as shown in Section 19 of the LunchBOX Franchise's Franchise Disclosure Document (“FDD”) and will be disclosed to potential franchisees during the awarding process.
B.Review franchise law compliance, including, if applicable, a "form" of franchise disclosure document: Local counsel is critical to advising the foreign buyer on what is required to comply with a target-market franchise laws.