Better safe than sorry: a cautionary tale about Customer Data Sharing Agreements

Two companies enter into a franchising agreement. Amongst other things, the franchisor agrees to provide the franchisee with customer data for marketing purposes “subject to relevant privacy legislation”. Say that such customer data sharing would be in breach of privacy laws. Will the franchisee still be able to enforce the franchisor’s obligation to provide customer data in these circumstances? read more...
Subjects: Technology