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  • 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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