State Franchise Laws
At the state level there are various franchise registration, filing, and disclosure requirements for franchisors. A franchisor’s franchise registration, filing and/or disclosure requirements vary state-by-state with the most tedious requirements typically associated with the registration states. We have included a breakdown below categorized by the type of filing and state, and included important links related to the state specific franchise laws.
Annual Filing States
One-time Filing States
Business Opportunity Filing
Some states have Business Opportunity Laws that may apply if the franchisor does not have a Trademark.