The Richard L. Rosen Law Firm and its predecessors have been actively engaged in the field of franchise law in New York City for over 35 years, during which time Mr. Rosen and his firm have represented many franchisors and franchisees both as counsel and as a business advisor. The firm has advised and represented franchisors in the setting up of franchising systems and programs, has formed franchising entities, drafted and negotiated franchise agreements, registration statements, disclosure and other ancillary franchise documents. The firm has represented franchisors, franchisees and franchisee associations and has litigated (in both state and federal courts), arbitrated and mediated matters on behalf of both franchisors and franchisees. The firm also maintains an active corporate and real estate practice, having represented a wide variety of businesses, landlords, tenants and real estate developers. In addition, the Richard L. Rosen Law Firm services both management and employees in a wide range of employment advisory and litigation matters including; General Employment litigation, arbitration and mediation; the creation of employment, policy and procedure manuals; Federal and State Wage and Hour matters; and Securities and Financial Services Related Employment Representation.