2015 ORS 650.215¹
Prohibited conduct in offer, sale or purchase of franchise

It is unlawful for any person in connection with the offer, sale or purchase of any franchise directly or indirectly:

(1) To sell or offer to sell a franchise in this state by means of any written or oral communication which includes an untrue statement of a material fact.

(2) To employ any device, scheme or artifice to defraud.

(3) To engage in any act, practice or course of business which operates or would operate as a fraud or deceit upon any person. [1987 c.917 §10]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 650—Franchise Transactions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors650.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.