Avoiding Accidental Franchise Pitfalls
Most people think they know a “franchise” when they see one—McDonald’s, Subway, 7-Eleven, Anytime Fitness, to name a few. However, there are some franchise relationships that are not so obvious. Many business relationships, including those in manufacturing and distribution, could easily become “accidental” franchises if companies are not careful.
Lilly Acquires CoLucid, Bringing Home an Indiana Discovery
Indianapolis-based Eli Lilly and Company is confident its new prescription drug to treat serious migraines will be on the market about one year from now. The drug, called lasmiditan, has a unique story that shines a spotlight on Indiana’s life sciences sector.