This is a reprint of the article “Crowd Funding and the JOBS Act” by Erik Nelson, President of Coral Capital Partners that was published in the 2nd Quarter 2012 edition of Micro-Cap Review Magazine. The article discusses the various provisions of the JOBS Act that relate to crowd funding and how they apply to the fund raising process. This is the 3rd article authored by Erik Nelson that has been published in Micro-Cap Review Magazine, and the 2nd through Coral Capital Partners.
Tag Archive for JOBS Act
On April 5, 2012, President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startup Act, commonly referred to as the JOBS Act, into law. Within the JOBS Act, Crowd Funding has gotten the greatest amount of attention. Crowd Funding allows companies to attract investors through a controlled method of public solicitation, and raise funds in the process through the issuance of restricted securities.
Securities Lawyers Deskbook and Informational Sources
The Securities Lawyers Deskbook, published by the University of Cincinnati College of Law, has been a standard for professional in the securities industry. The Securities Lawyers Deskbook is currently being updated. Coral Capital Partners has published links to the various sites and regulations previously available through the Securities Lawyers Deskbook. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive source of links and reference information for businesses and other members of the investment community. We will be periodically updating and expanding the information provided.