VCExperts published a client alert by Scott Beach, Hank Massey, Jonathan Morris, Jane Broderick and Sam Jennings that warns of an SEC crackdown on firms with compliance deficiencies under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended. The article highlights three cases, in particular, that point to the penalties one may face if they disregard SEC compliance.
Jeffrey A. Clopeck, Henry Nelson Massey and Eliza Sporn Fromberg wrote the article, "SEC's Dating Advice For Internet Platforms And Its Impact," for Law360. The article analyzes how some internet platforms are offering private placements in reliance on Rule 506(b) of Regulation D with approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission. This form of "speed dating" with prospective investors by Internet platforms offering private placements is allowed so long as the platform asks probing questions.
Day Pitney Alert
Stamford, Conn., August 24, 2015 - Day Pitney is pleased to announce that 68 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers ranks lawyers through peer-review surveys, and has been published annually since 1983.