25 10, 2018

Private Offering Integration

2018-10-26T14:12:06+00:00October 25th, 2018|Blog, Investment Law|

The private securities market is just that, private. You won’t find headlines about private offerings like you will with a public offering. However, these private offerings do exist, and they come with some complex laws. One of the most important of the securities laws for some business owners who raise private funds from investors [...]

5 02, 2018

Bipartisan Budget Act and the Ramifications for Your Business

2018-02-05T10:06:44+00:00February 5th, 2018|Blog, Business Law, Investment Law|

Bipartisan Budget Act and the Ramifications for Your Business Federal income tax is usually known to most lawyers as a strong non-prescription version of Ambien, and even more so to non-lawyers. It’s also one of the most important considerations in your business, from beginning to end. The bad news is that your business could be [...]

30 01, 2017

Choosing a Business Lawyer

2017-01-30T18:51:10+00:00January 30th, 2017|Attorney, Blog, Business Law, Investment Law|

Operating a business is a minefield. Not only do you have competitors seeking to cut in on your profit, but you also have government hoops to jump through. For instance, if you intend to raise capital for your business, that is likely to be a security in the eyes of the Securities and Exchange Commission [...]

26 01, 2017

Developing Your Business Plan

2017-01-30T17:49:13+00:00January 26th, 2017|Blog, Business Law, Investment Law|

Ringing in the New Year presents new possibilities for people to break through complacency and reach out to achieve daring life goals. A very common life goal to embark upon at the start of the New Year is to start a new business. Many take the plunge and bear the risk of starting a new [...]

9 11, 2016

Utilizing the Series LLC to Manage Your Wealth

2016-11-09T20:56:45+00:00November 9th, 2016|Blog, Business Law, Investment Law|

       The Series limited liability company (Series LLC) is a relatively new innovation in wealth management and entity formation. The following table shows the current jurisdictions in the United States that recognize the Series LLC structure. Jurisdictions Recognizing the Series LLC[1] Alabama Delaware District of Columbia Illinois Iowa Kansas Missouri Montana Oklahoma Puerto [...]

12 10, 2016

An Intro to Private Equity Investing

2016-10-12T17:58:55+00:00October 12th, 2016|Blog, Investment Law|

Since the financial crisis of 2008, many view private equity firms with suspicion. This aversion prevents some businesses and potential investors from taking advantage of an underrated, and often misunderstood, sector of the financial market. The basics of the private equity business One of the most pressing challenges for growing businesses is securing sufficient cashflow. [...]

25 05, 2016

Protecting Your Assets – Offshore Options

2016-06-16T17:29:33+00:00May 25th, 2016|Blog, Business Law, Investment Law|

Creditor. What an ugly word, unless you are a creditor of someone, and in that case it is a fantastic word. Everyone has a creditor, whether it’s the bank or your neighbor who you owe twenty bucks to. Well, what happens when you can’t pay your creditors? With a few exceptions, your creditors, and anyone [...]

25 05, 2016

Convenience and Accessibility in a Fund Administrator

2016-05-25T20:21:38+00:00May 25th, 2016|Blog, Investment Law|

“Convenience” and “accessibility” are key to any business and life in general. In today’s society, businesses are taking advantage of the opportunities presenting themselves more and more everyday that provide that much needed convenience and accessibility. From Airbnb to Uber, you can go virtually anywhere in the country and count on the convenience and accessibility [...]

11 09, 2015

What is Securities Registration?

2016-05-25T20:26:04+00:00September 11th, 2015|Blog, Business Law, Investment Law|

PUBLIC SECURITIES REGISTRATION For the company that wants to accept money from any investors or be set up on a stock exchange, registration is a necessary evil. Registration can be a lengthy and expensive process, although failure to register securities before they are offered to investors can leave an issuer, and possibly his, her, or [...]

2 02, 2015

The Reg D Exemption

2016-05-25T20:29:49+00:00February 2nd, 2015|Blog, Investment Law|

Exemption from Securities Registration Regulation D, or Reg D, refers to a group of “safe harbor” exemptions from securities registration requirements, both federal and state, which is contained in the Securities Act of 1933. Reg D is the most frequently used of all securities registration exemptions because it is not only cost effective, but is [...]

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