Q: Can I register for a 'Fictitious Name' & pay for the Advertisement of the use of the name in newspaper on the same day?
Can I still run the Advertising after registering for a fictitious name? I will run the Ad within the same week.
A: In Florida, when you register a fictitious name you only have to certify that the name has already been advertised. However, publications may not place the advertisement on the same day that you submit a request for advertisement. Verify that the name has been advertised before you register.
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