Monthly Archives: November 2013

General Solicitation and Startups

Practical Law Company has just published a resource, General Solicitation and Startup Capital Raising. The work is a collaboration between me and Lauren Hakala, Editor at Practical Law Company. Lauren was incredible to work with. I feel fortunate to have … Continue reading

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Is Sitting The New Smoking?

In the United States, we watch televised dancing competitions in a sedentary state of hypnotic bliss, giving little thought to the implications. However, two studies published in the October issue of The British Journal of Sports Medicine have concluded that each … Continue reading

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A TALE OF THREE EXEMPTIONS

The law of private company fund raising is getting more complex and varied by the day.  The SEC has now issued its draft Title III crowdfunding rules…all 568 pages of them. I have put together the below table to help … Continue reading

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Fast Pitch Seattle 2013

Let the Showdown Begin! Seattle’s social innovation, angel investor and philanthropic community is gathering at McCaw Hall to crown the top social innovators and entrepreneurs in the northwest with a portion of $250,000 in grants and investments. This is your … Continue reading

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RULES OF THE ROAD FOR PRIVATE COMPANY FINANCINGS

There’s nothing more relaxing than a long drive right? The stereo’s bumping, you’ve got your bouncing baby startup strapped tightly in the car seat in the back, and you’re looking for ice cream, because your startup is about to startup … Continue reading

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