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SEC Begins Revamping Registration Process Following JOBS Act

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Public Companies and Securities The SEC has issued a number of frequently asked questions outlining the interaction between confidential registration statements permitted under the JOBS Act and the balance of the registration and offering process.  We expect  many of these FAQs will be subsequently incorporated into the SEC’s rules with perhaps some adjustments as the process becomes more formalized.  […] Read more →

by   |   April 10, 2012

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CFPB Outlines Borrower-Friendly Approach to Mortgage Servicing

Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, has outlined rules it is considering that it believes will help protect mortgage borrowers from being hit by costly surprises or... Read more →

by   |   April 10, 2012

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Permissible Advertising Before the SEC Lifts the Ban on General Solicitation Under the JOBS Act

Public Companies and Securities One of the JOBS Act questions of the day seems to be this:  I’m an entrepreneur with a private company.  I understand the SEC has to take steps to lift the ban on general... Read more →

by   |   April 7, 2012

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JOBS Act Mania

Public Companies and Securities President Obama signed the JOBS Act today, April 5, 2012.  “Ready, set, crowdfund!” was the constant drum beat on Twitter. In one of the most perplexing moments of the day,... Read more →

by   |   April 5, 2012