I live in Texas and I have a franchise for residential cleaning. Can I start my own residential cleaning company and have both?

Can I have a franchise and my own LLC in the same

Asked on November 1, 2017 under Business Law, Texas


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

You can do this so long as the contract you signed with the franchisor does not prohibit it. The law generally does not prevent you from doing this, but a restriction in a contract would be leal and enforceable. Check the franchise agreement to see what you can and cannot do.

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