Raising Capital - Going Public Lawyers

Regulation A+ 2018 Shelf Offerings

Posted by Brenda Hamilton, Securities Attorney Regulation A also known as Regulation A+ provides an existing exemption from registration for smaller issuers of securities. Regulation A+ offerings can be used in combination with direct public offerings and initial public offerings as part of a Going Public Transaction.  One key benefit of… 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

Regulation A+ Amendment – 2018 Regulation A+ Update

Three years after becoming effective, a Regulation A+ amendment has been approved. Last month, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act (the “Act”) was signed into law and included notable legislation expanding Regulation A+. The Act directs the… Read More

Regulation A+ Q&A

Regulation A+ expands existing Regulation A. Existing Regulation A provides an existing exemption from registration for smaller issuers of securities. Regulation A+ offerings can be used in combination with direct public offerings and initial public offerings as part of a Going Public Transaction allowing the issuer to avoid the risks… Read More

Regulation A+ Offering Disclosures – Regulation A+ Law Firm- Going Public

Regulation A+ expands existing Regulation A. Existing Regulation A provides an existing exemption from registration for smaller issuers of securities. Regulation A+ offerings can be used in combination with direct public offerings and initial public offerings as part of a Going Public Transaction. Regulation A+ simplifies the process of obtaining the seed stockholders required… Read More

When Private Placements Go Public – Going Public Attorneys

Rule 506 of Regulation D of the Securities Act of 1933 (the “Securities Act”) provides for a private placement exemption from federal securities registration which is increasingly being used by companies seeking to raise capital prior to going public. While… Read More

Disclosure Obligations in Regulation A+ Offerings

The Anti-Fraud Provisions And  Regulation A+  On March 25, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted final rules amending Regulation A. The new rules are often referred to as Regulation A+. These rules are designed to facilitate smaller companies’ access to… Read More

Regulation A+ Q & A – Regulation A+ Lawyers

Regulation A+ Lawyers Explain Regulation A+ With Q&A Series Regulation A+ expands existing Regulation A. Existing Regulation A provides an existing exemption from registration for smaller issuers of securities. Regulation A+ offerings can be used in combination with… Read More

From Congress To The SEC: Get Moving On Crowdfunding

  The JOBS Act was signed into law in April 2012. As its full name—the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act—suggests, its purpose was to provide new, uncomplicated, and inexpensive ways for small companies to raise money. One of… Read More

Raising Capital: Equity Offerings v. Debt Offerings

  Both private and public companies seeking to raise capital by selling securities, do so by offering either debt or equity securities to investors. Companies can also offer a combination of debt and equity through the sale of units… Read More