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SEC Issues Report on Regulation D Offerings


Public Companies and Securities The SEC staff has issued a report entitled “Capital Raising in the U.S.: the Significance of Unregistered Offerings Using the Regulation D Exemption.”  The report is dated February 2012 and therefore predated the JOBS Act. The report presents an analysis of the information extracted from Form D filings received by the SEC since the beginning […] Read more →

by   |   April 10, 2012

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SEC Begins Revamping Registration Process Following JOBS Act

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... 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


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