Kendall Almerico

Kendall Almerico

Crowdfunding Attorney and JOBS Act Expert

Kendall Almerico is a business and crowdfunding attorney with law firm of DiMuroGinsberg in the Washington, D.C. area. He is CEO of BankRoll, a JOBS Act equity crowdfunding platform.

Equity Crowdfunding's First Report Card
JOBS Act

Equity Crowdfunding's First Report Card

First reports show the new legislation is yielding very encouraging grades for entrepreneurs everywhere.
Crowdfunding Survives a Crucial Legal Challenge Few Know About
Legal Issues

Crowdfunding Survives a Crucial Legal Challenge Few Know About

A DC Court rejects challenges from Massachusetts and Montana to the popular new law that allows regular people to invest in private companies.
4 Local Businesses Perfect for the New Equity Crowdfunding Law
Crowdfunding

4 Local Businesses Perfect for the New Equity Crowdfunding Law

Small businesses can reach a local crowd through geo-targeted marketing in an economic manner.
Equity Crowdfunding's Unlikely Proof of Concept: Bernie Sanders
Ready To Launch

Equity Crowdfunding's Unlikely Proof of Concept: Bernie Sanders

Two things Bernie Sanders and every startup have in common are neither can count on banks or Wall Street for funds, and now neither has to.
Raising Capital Through Regulation A+? You Still Need to Market Your Socks Off.
Ready To Launch

Raising Capital Through Regulation A+? You Still Need to Market Your Socks Off.

Aggressive marketing is an essential part of every Mini IPO campaign, just as it is for rewards-based crowdfunding.
What the New Equity Crowdfunding Rules Mean for Entrepreneurs
Equity Crowdfunding

What the New Equity Crowdfunding Rules Mean for Entrepreneurs

Here are the answers to seven questions that business owners may have about this method of raising capital.
4 Things You Need to Know if You Hope to Raise $50 Million With a Regulation A+ Mini-IPO
Equity Crowdfunding

4 Things You Need to Know if You Hope to Raise $50 Million With a Regulation A+ Mini-IPO

Not surprisingly, few small businesses were ready for the requirement of the new law. Many are still trying to get these records in order and audits completed.
Why the Recently Passed Law Allowing Mini IPOs May Not Benefit Your Business
Funding

Why the Recently Passed Law Allowing Mini IPOs May Not Benefit Your Business

The potential to raise $50 million from the 'crowd' is huge, but the costs in cash and time are high.
Companies Can Now 'Test The Waters' Before Pursuing a Mini-IPO
Finance

Companies Can Now 'Test The Waters' Before Pursuing a Mini-IPO

A recently approved provision of the JOBS Act allows business to meet and share information with potential investors.
Raising Millions With Equity Crowdfunding Will Cost You, But How Much?
Crowdfunding

Raising Millions With Equity Crowdfunding Will Cost You, But How Much?

Regulation A+ promises to be a game changer for how emerging companies are funded, but mind those attorney and accountant fees.
6 Things You Should Do Now If You Want to Raise Funds With Regulation A+
Finance

6 Things You Should Do Now If You Want to Raise Funds With Regulation A+

Prepare your company to accept money from the tens of millions of potential investors in "the crowd" that were previously off-limits.
SEC: Startups Can Now Raise $50 Million in 'Mini IPO'
JOBS Act

SEC: Startups Can Now Raise $50 Million in 'Mini IPO'

Previously, companies were allowed to raise up to $5 million.
Should You Consider Hiring a Crowdfunding Consultant?
Crowdfunding

Should You Consider Hiring a Crowdfunding Consultant?

These advisers can be invaluable members of your team, or a complete waste of money. Ask these questions before making a decision.
Before You Crowdfund an Invention, Consider Patent Protection
Crowdfunding

Before You Crowdfund an Invention, Consider Patent Protection

It's great to get your idea out to millions of potential investors, but there are bad apples out there who may just want to rip you off.
SEC Delays Equity Crowdfunding Piece of JOBS Act for Another Year
Equity Crowdfunding

SEC Delays Equity Crowdfunding Piece of JOBS Act for Another Year

Provision would allow entrepreneurs and small businesses to raise funds from the general public.