Stéphane Teasdale is renowned in Canada and abroad for his unique expertise in the area of franchising. Stéphane provides legal and strategic counsel in transactional and litigation matters dealing with corporate, commercial and business law, franchising, licensing, distribution and intellectual property. He advises prominent Canadian, American and foreign franchise and distributions systems wishing to establish themselves or expand in Canada, particularly in Québec. Stéphane also advises Canadian and foreign systems, which have opened and expanded internationally to markets such as Europe, Africa, the Middle East, China, South America and Australia. Stéphane is actively involved in Canadian, American and International franchise associations. He is frequently invited to lecture at home and abroad on franchise and distribution matters related to local, domestic and International markets. He is also the author of numerous articles on franchising and distribution both domestically and abroad.