Archive for May, 2013

15May, 13

When the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (the “Act”) was signed into law it provided for a 270 day period for which the Securities and Exchange Commission had to implement the rules. This meant that that your company was not going to be able to use the Crowdfunding exemption to sell equity, until the rules ... more

9May, 13

When dealing with closely held entities, either corporations or limited liabilities companies, there are a variety of issues that owners and management should consider to help ensure the company’s success.  In this article, we’ll discuss the top five. Formalities Limited personal liability and the tax benefits of doing business in the company form are available ... more

1May, 13

Educational degrees are a legitimate requirement for numerous jobs and claims of employment discrimination because an unsuccessful candidate who is in a protected class yet did not have the required educational degree will fail when the employer can prove that requirement was not a mere pretext for discrimination. Such was as in the April 18, ... more