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Sara Hanks joins the National Real Estate Forum Podcast
CrowdCheck CEO Sara Hanks spoke with Adam Gower of the NREForum Crowd Fund Project Podcast to talk compliance with…
ICO bounty programs
We keep saying that ICOs have not changed the securities laws and there’s no real magic to how to apply existing…
Compliance with Reg CF: Don’t forget your state notice filings
While Section 4(a)(6) of the Securities Act and Reg CF preempt state regulation of offerings under Reg CF, states are…
When it comes to securities law, “pre-sales” of ICOs are still sales
Following the release of the “Simple Agreement for Future Tokens” or “SAFT” documentation by Protocol Labs and Cooley…
ICOs and liquidity for founders in secondary trading?
Here's another issue addressed in our ever-expanding memo on the securities laws raised by ICOs. Some founders and…
ICOs and Section 12(g): Yes, our securities laws are harshing the beauty of the blockchain
(This is the first of what will be a series of blogs addressing ICO offerings made in compliance with securities laws.…
Compliance with Reg CF: Is your accountant “independent”?
Every company offering securities to investors under Regulation Crowdfunding (“Reg CF”) is required to provide…
Recent update to the CrowdCheck Issuer-Dealer Memo
Our memo regarding issuer-dealer registration for companies considering an offering under Tier 2 of Regulation A has…
Buy these securities and get this handy lemon squeezer!
Some folks, especially traditional securities lawyers, have recently been startled by flashy ads on the TV and radio…
Filing a Form C – Who is signing?
You are almost at the home stretch in your Regulation CF offering; however, there are still a few more formalities that…
How to fail at filing
There’s a right way to do everything, even failing to file with the SEC. We experienced this recently, when one of our…
Happy Birthday Regulation CF (shame about the compliance failures)
So, one year ago today, Regulation CF went into effect. Small companies can make offerings up to $1 million (recently…
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