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Why Does a Company Go Public? Going Public Attorneys

Going public is a big step for any company. The process of “going public” is complex and at times precarious. While going public offers many benefits it also comes with risks and quantities of regulations with which issuers… Read More

Form 8-A and Form 10 Registration Statements

Form 10 and Form 8-A Registration Statements under the Securities Exchange Act Simultaneously or subsequent to the effectiveness of a registration statement under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) for an initial public offering (IPO) or direct public… Read More

How to Go Public Using Form S-1 – Going Public Lawyers

Using a Form S-1 Registration Statement to Go Public Private companies that go public commonly use a registration statement (“Registration Statement”) on Form S-1 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) to go public…. Read More

Use of Proceeds In Form S-1 Registration Statements – Form S-1

Companies going public with Form S-1 have several options in how to structure their transaction when registering securities with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).  Form S-1 enables issuers to raise capital using the registration statement or register… Read More

What Stock Can Be Registered on Form S-1?

A registration statement on Form S-1 can be used to register various types of securities offerings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).   Form S-1 provides issuers with flexibility in the types of securities that can be registered.  Form… Read More

Form S-1 Disclosure and SEC Reporting Requirements

Form S-1 is the most commonly used registration statement form.  It allows issuers to register various types of offerings and the form can be used by both public and private companies engaged in going public transactions. A registration statement… Read More

Going Public and Raising Capital 101

A private or public company can raise capital in a variety of ways. Traditional sources of capital for companies include loans from financial institutions such as a bank, or from friends and family as well as receivable financing. Companies can… Read More

Form S-1 Disclosure and SEC Reporting Requirements for Material Changes

Issuers filing registration statements using a direct public offering in  their going public transactions must comply with the disclosure requirements of Form S-1. These include Item 11A of Form S-1 as set forth below. Form S-1 Item 11A Material Changes If… Read More

Going Public Using a Form S-1 Registration Statement

Going Public Using a Form S-1- 2018 Private companies going public commonly use a registration statement (“Registration Statement”) on Form S-1 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). When a Form S-1 Registration Statement is… Read More

Going Public Bootcamp – Going Public Attorneys – Securities Lawyer 101

  The going public process involves a number of steps that vary depending on the characteristics of the private company wishing to go public, and whether it will become subject to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) reporting … Read More