Are there any rules related to franchise advertising material and, if so, what are the main rules?
Several of the franchise registration states have rules on franchise advertising material. Here is a summary of some of the main rules:
First, franchise advertising material must be submitted to the following states before it can be used in those states: California, Maryland, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, and Washington State.
Second, the franchisor’s name and address must appear in the advertising.
Third, Maryland and Minnesota do not allow FPR’s to be used in franchise advertising.
Fourth, Minnesota and New York require certain disclosures in the franchise advertising,