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JOBS Act: What Matters Most for Startups and VCs
Posted on 14 Jun 2012 by Trent Dykes

The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (the JOBS Act), enacted in April this year, makes a variety of significant changes to securities laws, some of which relate to early-stage entrepreneurs, startup companies and venture capitalists concerned about... Read More

Yes, Consumer, Real Estate, and Business Finance Companies, You Too Can Take the IPO On-Ramp
Posted on 17 Jul 2012 by K & L Gates (John W. Rotunno et al.)

by Phillip J. Kardis II, Robert K. Smith, and Barry Spatzer Excerpt: Just as HOV lanes were created to ease the commuting burden for those who meet certain requirements, the recently enacted Jumpstart Our Business Startups ("JOBS") Act... Read More

Capital Markets Relief: JOBS Act Eases Regulatory Barriers to IPOs and Other Capital Raising Alternatives
Posted on 27 Jul 2012 by K & L Gates LLP

by Phillip J. Kardis II , Robert K. Smith, and Barry Spatzer Excerpt: On April 5, 2012, the President signed into law the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act (H.R. 3606), which incorporates several initiatives aimed at easing the regulatory... Read More