Tag Archives: Venture Capital

10 Things To Do Before Generally Soliciting

Can you generally advertise your private company securities offering now? Yes! This became possible on September 23, 2013. But here are some notes of caution. Some suggestions. Some things I’d recommend you do before you generally solicit, if you decide … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding v. Rule 506(c) Offerings

A lot of folks are confused about the SEC’s repeal of the ban on general solicitation and how it relates to crowdfunding. Is general solicitation crowdfunding? The SEC’s repeal of the ban on general solicitation relates to accredited investor-only offerings … Continue reading

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Pros and Cons of General Solicitation

I had an email exchange with a client this morning. I started it abruptly. “Are you going to generally solicit your offering?” He didn’t know what I was talking about.  He had been head down, building stuff, not reading and … Continue reading

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Danger or Opportunity? Impact of New SEC Rules for Funding Solicitation

Come hear a panel of experts discuss the implications of changes to rules regarding ending the SEC ban on “general solicitation” for exempt stock offerings, which means that an entrepreneur raising angel financing may now use public advertising to attract … Continue reading

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Media Seeks Answers to General Solicitation

I received two calls from reporters the other day. They wanted to talk about the lifting of the ban on general solicitation, which happens effective Monday, September 23, 2013. Is the lifting of the ban on general solicitation exciting? Is … Continue reading

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