Rule 506(b) - Going Public Lawyers

Section 4(a)(2) and Rule 506(b) Exempt Offerings

Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) exempts certain securities offerings from the SEC’s registration requirements when the transactions are by an issuer and do not involve a public offering of securities…. Read More

Do State Blue Sky Laws Apply To Regulation D Offerings?

    Issuers are sometimes unaware of the state laws that apply to offerings that are exempt under the federal securities laws. The purchase or sale of a security be subject to a registration statement under the Securities… 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

Senators Request Pre-Filing of Form D

Securities Lawyer 101 Blog A fundamental principle of the federal securities laws is that the purchase or sale of a security must be subject to a registration statement under the Securities Act of 1933 (“Securities Act”) or exempt… Read More

Smooth Sailing For General Solicitation Under Rule 506(c)

Rule 506(c) fundamentally changes how private placements will be conducted, by allowing issuers to engage in general solicitation and advertising if they comply with the Rule’s specific requirements. The advantages offered by Rule 506(c) are significant for issuers who comply with its inflexible… Read More