NEBRASKA FRANCHISE LAWS
Franchise Registration in Nebraska. There is no state franchise registration required in Nebraska.
Business Opportunity Exemption Registration in Nebraska. The Nebraska Seller-Assisted Marketing Plan Act is broad enough to cover most business format franchises. Nebraska Revised Statutes Section 59-1703. There is an exemption for franchisors that comply with the FTC Franchise Rule and that file for the exemption in Nebraska. Nebraska Revised Statutes Section 59-1722.
The one-time exemption registration filing fee is $100. The Nebraska regulator’s web site is here.
Franchise Disclosure in Nebraska. Nebraska has no state franchise disclosure laws. So, there are no special state disclosures required in an FDD used in Nebraska.
Franchise Relationship Law in Nebraska. The Nebraska Franchise Practices Act includes restrictions and requirements regarding termination, non-renewal, non-competition, franchisee transfers, waiver, free association, management, equity, and performance standards. Nebraska Revised Statute Sections 87-404, 87-405 and 87-406.
We work with start-up and existing franchisors throughout the United States (and internationally). We would be delighted to discuss Nebraska franchise law with you. Please contact us for a free initial consultation about your particular situation.
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