This essay introduces the complex regulatory regime that governs the public sale of all securities, no matter how small the offeror. It is intended as a rudimentary roadmap for the start-up or its counsel and will, hopefully, help to illuminate the traps for the unwary while providing an overview of the regulatory universe in which securities crowdfunding will operate.
Thaya B. Knight, Huiwen Leo & Adrian A. Ohmer,
A Very Quiet Revolution: A Primer on Securities Crowdfunding and Title III of the JOBS Act,
Mich. Bus. & Entrepreneurial L. Rev.
Available at: http://repository.law.umich.edu/mbelr/vol2/iss1/4