The Marriott-Starwood Mergers Impact on Owners, Franchisees and Developers - By Jim Butler
As the biggest merger in the history of the hospitality industry, the Marriott-Starwood merger, is grabbing headlines worldwide. Most of the recent press has focused on the sheer size of the potential transaction. But in his article below, my partner and hotel lawyer Bob Braun, considers the practical impact of the merger on hotel owners, franchisees and developers. With the loss of the Starwood family of brands as an independent and significant competitive force in the industry, the merger will bring mixed blessings to stakeholders.
www.HotelLawBlog.com | November, 24 2015