Nutter Represents PollyDot, Inc. in Sale of FranchisesPrint PDF
Nutter advised PollyDot, Inc., a large Planet Fitness franchisee in Massachusetts, in connection with the sale of all of its clubs. The legal team was led by Michael Kushnir in the Corporate and Transactions Department, and included Portia Keady, Ellie Myers, and A.J. Santaniello on corporate matters and Michael Mooney and Laura Marsell on tax matters.
Founded in 1992 in Dover, NH, Planet Fitness is one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States by number of members and locations. The company’s mission is to enhance people’s lives by providing a high-quality fitness experience in a welcoming, non-intimidating environment.
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