The Facebook IPO is a pretty big deal
generally. Whether Facebook would go public stirred media frenzy and
Congressional testimony in the past year. Facebook's initial registration statement indicated it would be the
largest tech company IPO ever (the fee table on the original filing showed a...
by Phillip J. Kardis II, Robert K. Smith, and Barry Spatzer
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 created
the "IPO On-Ramp" to ease the...
J. Kardis II , Robert K. Smith, and Barry Spatzer
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 burdens
of traditional IPOs and private placements...
As reported by my friend and attorney Scott Gluck, the House last week started hearings on the next generation of JOBS-type relief for smaller companies, fashioned after the original Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act of 2012. The “JOBS 2.0″ hearing discussed a number of different...
April 2012. That’s when the Jumpstart our Business Startups (JOBS) Act was signed into law by Pres. Obama. The Act directed the SEC to make changes to Regulation A, as my faithful blogees should be well aware. In fairness, the Act did not give the SEC any time limit to effect those changes. And...