Almost universally a bad idea if done outside of a larger strategy.
In two years time, do I want to have a judge see me sink to a franchisor’s level?
Don’t go for the cheese in that trap: Everything in its proper time and place. Discipline, discipline, discipline. Come to the Court with clean hands. Two wrongs do not make a right. The Rule of Law (not the bully).
This is what I have learned over my apprenticeship.
Revenge is best served cold.