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California Today Converts to New Electronic Portal; CALEASI Replaced

LOS ANGELES – Beginning at 12:00 noon on June 18, 2014, franchisors will be required to file and submit payment for franchise registration applications and exemption notices, under the Franchise Investment Law, by using the department’s self-service portal.

Franchise Disclosure Document

The Franchise Disclosure Document is a specific format of disclosure document required of franchisors (the franchise seller) to franchise buyers by certain states.

Studies Show Registration Benefits Franchisors and Franchise Buyers

In a recent article about Australia's franchise law, the IFA wrote that they consider "mandatory registration to be archaic, costly and burdensome for both franchisors and government while providing no measurable public policy benefit to prospective franchisees."