"Crowd Funding" in Business Ventures - Raising Capital from the Public

Date:

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Speaker(s):

Jeffrey A. Koeppel, corporate securities attorney

RSVP:

www.cobar.org or (888) 860-25311

Fee:

$89 member, $109 nonmember

Time:

noon-1 pm

CLE Credits:

1 hr

Event Type:

- Review of "crowd-funding" law and how it alters existing securities law for capital raising
- Types of companies and circumstances (including nonprofit ventures) in which crowd-funding is best suited
- Restrictions on offerings - amount of offering, eligibility of investors, disclosures
- Crowd-funding process and relationship of issuer, online platform and investors
- Liability issues for issuer, its officers and directors
- Comparison of disclosure and solicitation under crowd-funding law to offerings under Section 506(c)