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SEC Proposes Rules On Crowdfunding
On October 23, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed rules which would, if adopted, govern the offer and sale of securities under new Section 4(a)(6) (the "Crowdfunding Exemption") of the Securities Act of 1933 (Securities Act), provide a framework for the regulation of registered funding portals and brokers, and exempt securities sold pursuant to the Crowdfunding Exemption from the registration requirements of Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Exchange
United States
1 Nov 2013
Crowdfunding: Is It for You? Maybe Not.
Crowdfunding is increasingly popular and effective for certain types of businesses.
United States
31 Jul 2013
Crowdfunding Renewable Energy
Direct investment in renewable energy projects has been an anticipated financing option among editorialists and bloggers the past year, and seems to finally be gaining traction in the United States.
United States
29 May 2013
A Look Back At The U.S. Solar Market In 2012
The Solar Energy Industries Association and GTM Research have released a report on 2012 developments in the U.S. Solar Market.
United States
15 May 2013
U.S. DOT Issues Guidance Concerning Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Programs
In three separate notices issued last week, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) issued guidance regarding its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) regulations at 49 CFR Parts 26 and 23.
United States
24 Feb 2010
Looming Lease Accounting Rule Changes: Impact On Earnings, Debt Covenants, Compensation Arrangements, And Earnout Agreements
A proposed change to lease accounting rules appears to be gaining traction and could have a large impact on both the debt reported on a company's balance sheet and its earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA).
United States
21 May 2009
Employee Benefits - October 2006
IRS announced a compliance extension for Section 409A regulations until January 1, 2008. IRS has announced that final regulations under Code Section 409A, applicable to nonqualified deferred compensation plans, will not be effective until January 1, 2008. IRS Notice 2006-79, issued October 4, 2006.
United States
23 Oct 2006
Annual Increase in Hart-Scott-Rodino Thresholds
The Federal Trade Commission announced on January 13, 2006 revised thresholds under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (15 U.S.C. §18a) ("the HSR Act").
United States
20 Feb 2006
Are you in the Zone? Additional Duties Imposed on Directors of a Corporation in the "Zone of Insolvency"
Directors of a public or private corporation know very well that they serve in a fiduciary capacity to shareholders of the corporation and must, at all times, fulfill duties of care, loyalty, and good faith for the benefit of the corporation and its shareholders.
United States
14 Sep 2005
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