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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

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Some Ruminations on the JOBS Act’s Regulation D Provisions

Jensen.Tom.web

Broker-Dealer, Private Equity, Public Companies and Securities The Dodd-Frank Act was overarching, cumbersome and, from its inception, has created much ongoing regulatory uncertainty.  While there are some open issues raised by the JOBS Act, in contrast to the Dodd-Frank Act, it is targeted, succinct and efficient.  The fact that President Obama signed the often draconian Dodd-Frank Act into law less than two […] Read more →

by   |   March 29, 2012

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Winning and Losing Provisions of the JOBS Act

Broker-Dealer, Private Equity, Public Companies and Securities The House of Representatives has passed the Senate version of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, or JOBS Act, and President Obama is expected to sign the legislation. ... Read more →

by   |   March 28, 2012

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JOBS Act on the Way

Banking, Broker-Dealer, Private Equity, Public Companies and Securities The House of Representatives has passed the Senate version of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act ,or JOBS Act, and President Obama is expected to sign the legislation. Some... Read more →

by   |   March 27, 2012

conflict minerals

OECD Issues Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains—Gold

Public Companies and Securities The OECD has issued a  “Supplement on Gold” which  forms an integral part of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas. ... Read more →

by   |   March 23, 2012