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Do You Know If You Are A Bad Actor?

Reposted from Disqualification of Felons and Other “Bad Actors” from Rule 506 Offerings and Related Disclosure Requirements A Small Entity Compliance Guide1 September 19, 2013 Table of Contents This compliance guide is divided into the following parts: Summary of Rule 506 Bad Actor Disqualification and Disclosure Requirements Covered Persons Disqualifying Events Reasonable Care Exception
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Congress Moving To Revamp EB5 Program

From Article on June 10, 2015 by Erika Morphy WASHINGTON, DC—Last week Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and ranking member Senator Patrick Leahy introduced bipartisan legislation to reauthorize and reform the EB-5 Regional Center program. This did not come as a surprise to the commercial real estate industry, which has been watching the
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Jun 6, 2015 FOCUS by greear
A RECAP OF THE EVENT. “It’s a great fact that, in general, 80 [to] 90 percent of our buyers are coming here internationally,” Allen said. “They’re bringing their money from South America, they’re bringing their money from Europe, they’re bringing their money from Russia, they’re bringing their money from everywhere to invest in our
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May 27, 2015 FOCUS by greear The top securities regulator in Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit against the Securities and Exchange Commission to stop a recently adopted rule he claims curtails state oversight of stock offerings by small and emerging companies. In his suit in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
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May 27, 2015 FOCUS by greear “It’s getting pricier,” said Robert Shiller, the Yale University economist who created the Case/Shiller Home Price Index and changed the way home prices are tracked. While nowhere near the boom that preceded the bust in 2008, the price increases seem incongruent, Shiller suggested. “We do see nationwide an increase in home prices and I
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