Richtree Inc. and its subsidiaries (Richtree) commenced legal proceedings today against its Master Franchisor Movel Restaurant Holding A.G., a unit of Movenpick of Switzerland. The Notice of Application filed today in the Superior Court of Justice will ask the court to clarify certain material aspects of the Franchise Agreement. ``Movel has ceased or failed to provide any support for the Marche and Marchelino concept restaurants in Canada and the Unites States,'' states the notice of Application filed today.