Jobs Act http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/jobs-act The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Jobs Act en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT Potential Game Changer for Funding Awaits Final Approval From SEC Provision of JOBS Act could change how businesses raise capital. But it faces regulations that could make it useless. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235256 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235256 Kendall Almerico Provision of JOBS Act could change how businesses raise capital. But it faces regulations that could make it useless. Why Oculus Didn't Betray Backers With $2B Facebook Buyout Recent editorials show that the difference between rewards-based and equity crowdfunding is misunderstood. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232850 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232850 Kendall Almerico Recent editorials show that the difference between rewards-based and equity crowdfunding is misunderstood. Steve Case: JOBS Act Is Working, But D.C. Still Needs to Do More for Entrepreneurs AOL co-founder Steve Case shares his views on the hits and misses of the two-year-old JOBS Act. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232834 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232834 Catherine Clifford AOL co-founder Steve Case shares his views on the hits and misses of the two-year-old JOBS Act. The JOBS Act Two Years Later: Where We Are and What's Next for Crowdfunding (Infographic) The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, signed into law on April 5, 2012, fundamentally changed the fundraising landscape for entrepreneurs. Here's a look at what has changed and what's next. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232816 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232816 Catherine Clifford The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, signed into law on April 5, 2012, fundamentally changed the fundraising landscape for entrepreneurs. Here's a look at what has changed and what's next. Crowdfunding's Next Hot Frontier: Real Estate Venture capital and angel investors are sinking money into startups that are innovating the way that buildings are bought. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232717 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232717 Catherine Clifford Venture capital and angel investors are sinking money into startups that are innovating the way that buildings are bought. This Startup Wants to Protect Your Startup From 'Bad Actors' Legal compliance company CrowdCheck has a new service allowing entrepreneurs to protect themselves as they get ready to fundraise. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231807 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231807 Catherine Clifford Legal compliance company CrowdCheck has a new service allowing entrepreneurs to protect themselves as they get ready to fundraise. The JOBS Act Provision That Could Change IPOs Forever If the SEC allows Regulation A+ to pass without the requirement of state compliance, entrepreneurs could raise up to $50 million. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231701 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231701 Kendall Almerico If the SEC allows Regulation A+ to pass without the requirement of state compliance, entrepreneurs could raise up to $50 million. Will Equity Crowdfunding Laws Be the Death of Kickstarter? The JOBS Act and the proposed SEC rules really has nothing to do with the popular funding site. So what exactly is it? Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231085 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231085 Kendall Almerico The JOBS Act and the proposed SEC rules really has nothing to do with the popular funding site. So what exactly is it? As Comment Period Closes, Debate Over Equity Crowdfunding Rules Rages On The Securities and Exchange Commission released provisional rules to regulate equity crowdfunding on Oct. 23. The comment period officially ends on Feb. 3, but there is no end in sight to the debate. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231043 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231043 Catherine Clifford The Securities and Exchange Commission released provisional rules to regulate equity crowdfunding on Oct. 23. The comment period officially ends on Feb. 3, but there is no end in sight to the debate. How the JOBS Act Boosted the IPO Market (Infographic) A look at the companies that have gone public since President Obama passed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act in April of 2012. Fri, 15 Nov 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229951 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229951 Catherine Clifford A look at the companies that have gone public since President Obama passed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act in April of 2012. SEC Releases Long-Awaited Rules on Crowdfunding More than a year after President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, the Commission released rules for regulating equity crowdfunding. Here's what you need to know. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 18:33:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229585 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229585 Catherine Clifford More than a year after President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, the Commission released rules for regulating equity crowdfunding. Here's what you need to know. Why Equity Crowdfunding Isn't a Threat to Venture Capital Under the JOBS Act, there will be new ways to raise money. But not all fund-raising is created equal. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228738 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228738 Scott Shane Under the JOBS Act, there will be new ways to raise money. But not all fund-raising is created equal. Which Type of Crowdfunding Is Best for You? Even though many people think the term 'crowdfunding' is universal, there are actually multiple options available for those needing to raise funds. Find out what each type is. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228524 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228524 Sally Outlaw Even though many people think the term 'crowdfunding' is universal, there are actually multiple options available for those needing to raise funds. Find out what each type is. What the U.S. Can Learn From the Netherlands About Equity Crowdfunding U.S. regulators are tied up in knots trying to figure out how to write laws for equity crowdfunding to prevent fraud. Perhaps they should take a page from the Dutch. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 20:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228627 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228627 Catherine Clifford U.S. regulators are tied up in knots trying to figure out how to write laws for equity crowdfunding to prevent fraud. Perhaps they should take a page from the Dutch. Why Equity Crowdfunding Is a Terrible Idea Equity crowdfunding proposes a fair shot for all entrepreneurs, but as with most things in a capitalist structure, only the strong will survive. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228580 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228580 Jeff Wald Equity crowdfunding proposes a fair shot for all entrepreneurs, but as with most things in a capitalist structure, only the strong will survive. Your Top 5 Crowdfunding Questions Answered A crowdfunding expert answers the most frequently asked questions about this new way of raising startup funds for your business. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228460 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228460 Sally Outlaw A crowdfunding expert answers the most frequently asked questions about this new way of raising startup funds for your business. Report: Twitter to List on NYSE, Fearing IPO Mishap on Nasdaq Not wanting a repeat of Facebook's botched IPO, Twitter reportedly plans to list itself on the New York Stock Exchange when it makes its market debut. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228557 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228557 Brian Patrick Eha Not wanting a repeat of Facebook's botched IPO, Twitter reportedly plans to list itself on the New York Stock Exchange when it makes its market debut. Pouncing on New SEC Rules, Entrepreneurs Develop Tech-Based Solutions for Accrediting Investors Some entrepreneurs are looking to streamline the potentially onerous process of accrediting investors in accordance with the SEC's new rules on general solicitation. Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228469 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228469 Catherine Clifford Some entrepreneurs are looking to streamline the potentially onerous process of accrediting investors in accordance with the SEC's new rules on general solicitation. New SEC Rules: Added Opportunities, Added Risks With the new fundraising rules going into effect next week, here are a few key features and tips to keep in mind. Thu, 19 Sep 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228461 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228461 Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett With the new fundraising rules going into effect next week, here are a few key features and tips to keep in mind. What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Historic Change in General Solicitation Law That Goes Into Effect September 23 The 80-year-old ban on private companies advertising their fundraising efforts lifts on Monday, and the industry is largely cautious, waiting for the SEC to hand down more details on how the change will be regulated. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228447 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228447 Catherine Clifford The 80-year-old ban on private companies advertising their fundraising efforts lifts on Monday, and the industry is largely cautious, waiting for the SEC to hand down more details on how the change will be regulated.