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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. This site, developed and maintained by attorneys at Stinson Leonard Street, is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically. Our Bloggers »

Dodd-Frank Crowdfunding

Secondary Trading in Regulation A+ Securities; $4.4 Million Committed by Investors Under Regulation Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding, Public Companies and Securities In connection with the SEC meeting of the Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies, the SEC posted a presentation which deals in part on secondary trading of Regulation A+ securities. Among other things, it includes slides showing secondary trading activity in two Regulation A offerings – Elio Motors and Coastal Banking Company.  The Elio […] Read more →

by   |   July 19, 2016

Fix Crowdfunding Act and Venture Capital Bill Pass House

Crowdfunding The Fix Crowdfunding Act (H.R. 4855) passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 394 to 4. It doesn’t look much like the original bill we reported on here. As passed by... Read more →

by   |   July 5, 2016

Final MNvest Rules Adopted

Crowdfunding On June 13, the final administrative rules implementing the MNvest intra-state crowdfunding exemption were adopted. The MNvest Rules were first proposed back in November of... Read more →

by   |   June 13, 2016

Considering Regulation Crowdfunding’s Advertising Restrictions

Crowdfunding Robb Mandelbaum has a nice piece up at Forbes that digs into the advertising limitations that are imposed by Regulation Crowdfunding. The whole piece is worth a read, and it... Read more →

by   |   June 1, 2016