Author Archives: Joe Wallin

About Joe Wallin

Joe Wallin focuses on emerging, high growth, and startup companies. Joe frequently represents companies in angel and venture financings, mergers and acquisitions, and other significant business transactions. Joe also represents investors in U.S. businesses, and provides general counsel services for companies from startup to post-public.

Is Title III Equity Crowdfunding Going to Work?

I was invited to appear on HuffPost TV the other day, to talk about crowdfunding. The conversation quickly turned into a discussion of the potential negatives of crowdfunding, and the risks. Then there was this article in Salon, with the … Continue reading

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Come Meet Dan Levitan of Maveron

Seattle is privileged to have a number of outstanding VCs. In the select group that have put our community on the national/global map for venture capital is Dan Levitan. If you are not familiar with Dan, he’s the guy who … Continue reading

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Protect Angel Startup Funding: Important Public Policy Webinar Update

The Startup and Angel Investment Community needs your help!  Beginning this year, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is required under the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 to review the accredited investor definition as it relates to individuals. At issue is … Continue reading

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Come Meet Seattle Startup Liaison Rebecca Lovell

We are in the middle of a startup renaissance in Seattle and the State of Washington. We have a crowdfunding bill, and there is no end in sight for the possibilities. To add to all of the excitement, Rebecca Lovell … Continue reading

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How do strategic M&A events germinate?

How do strategic M&A events germinate? When does the corporate development process for major companies begin? How is corporate strategy developed? Please join us for the Pacific Rim M&A Institute’s inaugural session. The program will feature a panel discussion on … Continue reading

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