Navigating the Labyrinth: Regulation D

In the aftermath of the Great Depression, the United States Congress passed a law called the Securities Act of 1933. (“That’s very nice,” you say; “Did I accidentally sign up for a history lesson?” Not at all, my impatient friend, but if we’re going to get through this labyrinth of regulations and red tape safely, a…

Navigating the Labyrinth: Intro

Almost four years after the JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act was signed into law by President Obama, changes in how businesses can raise capital are finally kicking into effect, about to take effect, and being utilized for the first time by entrepreneurs. Amid scores of articles debating these new options for raising funds, many…