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The updated book discusses emerging practices in IPOs by emerging growth companies, the new world of private offerings, accredited crowdfunding and Title III crowdfunding.

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When the Securities and Exchange Commission lifted the ban on general solicitation and general advertising for private offerings of securities, can marketing blitzes on Twitter and other social media sites be far behind?

It is not likely that we will see hedge funds aggressively touting investments on Twitter, or on bus shelters or milk cartons

For several months, various legislative proposals that would ease regulatory and financing burdens on smaller companies have been discussed by legislators, business leaders and commentators. These proposals were brought together under the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act (H.R. 3606). The JOBS Act was passed by Congress on March 27, 2012 and signed into