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FINLAW: ICOs and a Soon Arriving Flood of SEC Enforcement Investigations

See article at http://www.banklesstimes.com/2017/10/14/icos-and-a-soon-arriving-flood-of-sec-enforcement-investigations/ The Securities and Exchange Commission late last month filed charges against the person and entities responsible for two related initial coin offerings (ICOs) that defrauded investors.  See SEC v. ReCoinGroup Foundation, LLC, et al, at https://www.sec.gov/litigation/complaints/2017/comp-pr2017-185.pdf  In the ReCoin case, a typical securities offering fraud became far[…]

FinLaw: Technology Driven Crowd-Capital Formation: From Crowdfunding to Regulation A+

See FactRight.com posting by Scott Andersen and George Georgiades at http://blog.factright.com/technology-driven-crowd-capital-formation-from-crowdfunding-to-regulation-a Recent regulatory reforms along with the rapid innovation in and availability of financial technology have created new opportunities for private and public capital formation. The JumpStart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act of 2012 introduced historic reforms to modernize our private[…]