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Advocacy Announcements

  • Raising Capital with Crowdfunding June 19, 2016

    On April 5, 2012, President Obama signed the JOBS Act.  This law created three new ways to raise capital using public advertising – i.e. investment crowdfunding.

    Below is a summary of the new tools in the tool box created under the JOBS Act.  Note that even before the JOBS Act passed, investment crowdfunding was legal and had been legal for decades (see this post for more details on the pre- versus post-JOBS Act options.  However, the JOBS Act added some new legal compliance options for enterprises who want to be able to advertise their investment opportunities to everyone.

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  • Advocacy Event & We Decide 2016 April 6, 2016

    Every election year presents voters with a tremendous opportunity.  We are very fortunate to live in a country where we choose our elected officials on a constant and non-violent basis.

    Of course with this opportunity, comes great responsibility.

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  • New Study Documents Change and Inspires Action December 3, 2015

    NAWBO Richmond Chapter LeadersEarly this year, NAWBO-Richmond began assessing proactive ways to support the growing number of women-owned businesses in Virginia and among our NAWBO members.

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