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SEC Advisory Committee Makes Accredited Investor Recommendations

Summary SEC Investor Advisory Committee makes recommendations to the SEC regarding “accredited investor” definition and related considerations No specific changes to financial thresholds recommended New “financial sophistication” basis for accreditation proposed Investment amount limitations suggested Alternative means of verifying accreditation … Continue reading

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Startup Public Policy with Congressman Adam Smith

Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA) will be joining us to discuss some of the very exciting state and federal public policy issues being bandied about both in Olympia and on Capital Hill in Washington D.C. A skilled lawyer and a longtime public servant–starting as … 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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Angels Descend on D.C.

The Angel Capital Association is hosting its annual summit two weeks from now in Washington, D.C. If you are interested at all in angel investing, I think this will be a great conference to attend. (Disclosure: I am on the … Continue reading

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Raising Money – The Law Side

Listen to the podcast: A friend peppered me with questions about startup fundraising and recorded it. I thought you might find it informative and enjoy listening in. The transcript is below. Feel free to keep the dialogue going in the comments … Continue reading

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