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Doctors Express franchisee sues; blames startup costs for default
Sacramento Business Journal

When Justin Prillwitz signed an agreement with Doctors Express to open an urgent-care franchise in Fair Oaks, franchise documents estimated startup costs at $466,000 to $602,000. The clinic opened in December 2010 — but startup costs have exceeded $1 million, Prillwitz alleges in a lawsuit filed May 4 in Sacramento County Superior Court.