AAHOA: New Jersey Legislature Takes a Stand for Fairness in Franchising

By Melissa Stern posted 12 days ago


New Jersey lawmakers today voted in favor of legislation to help restore balance to the relationship between hotel Franchisors and Franchisees, advancing a bill backed by the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) that would ensure greater fairness in the system and strengthen protections for franchise businesses. 


New Jersey’s Assembly Bill 1958, which passed the Assembly today, supports AAHOA’s four core pillars of franchise advocacy to reform rules for mandated vendors, rebates, loyalty programs, and new fees. AAHOA represents more than 60% of U.S. hotel owners and nearly half of all New Jersey hotel owners, accounting for $4.3 billion in annual wages, salaries, and other compensation.



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