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Entrepreneur's Guide To Regulation A+

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

In 2012, President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (the “JOBS Act”) into law. The JOBS Act greatly expanded entrepreneurs’ access to capital by allowing them, under certain circumstances, to solicit capital investment more widely. The JOBS Act mandated two SEC rule updates and expansions – Expansion of Regulation D under Title II (which you can read more about here), and Expansion of Regulation A under Title IV. The hope is that these new rules will have a positive impact on the U.S. economy since 65% of new jobs are created by small businesses.

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Risk Disclosure for Investors in Film and Television

Thursday, February 4, 2016

A Private Placement Memorandum (“PPM”), also known as an offering memorandum, is a legal document that outlines the objectives, risks and terms of an investment in a private placement of capital. It provides potential investors with valuable information about the risks associated with the offering, enabling them to make an informed investment decision. It also serves to protect those making the offering, as full and accurate disclosure can protect them from liability down the road.

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Cutwater Law Sponsors Nashville Japanese Film Festival

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Local media law firm aims to help foster cultural exchange through film.

Nashville, Tennessee, August 28, 2015 – Cutwater Law today announced that it is sponsoring the Second Annual Nashville Japanese Film Festival. By sponsoring Nashville’s newest cultural film festival, Cutwater law is reinforcing its commitment to promoting the local film industry while fostering cross-boarder exchanges of arts and culture through film. The Nashville Japanese Film Festival’s mission is to bring the best in Japanese cinema to Nashville.

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Regulation A+ Rules A Boon for Late Stage Emerging Growth Companies

Thursday, March 26, 2015

On March 25, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted final rules for Regulation A+, promulgated under the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS Act). As a result, late stage Emerging Growth Companies (EGCs) should benefit from a modest reduction in transaction and reporting costs when compared to a full blown IPO.

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Thank You Nashville Rotary Club For the Coolest Induction Gift!

Friday, March 13, 2015

Every city has its own vibe and culture, but none like Nashville, Tennessee. I recently moved to Nashville and joined the local Rotary Club...

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Antifraud Risk And Equity Crowdfunding In Tennessee

Thursday, December 4, 2014

A new law comes into effect in 2015 that swings open the doors to equity crowdfunding in Tennessee. While it may sound tempting to use, the Invest Tennessee Exemption only offers a new path to crowdfunding for entrepreneurs with a high tolerance for risk.

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About Cutwater Law - A Corporate One-Sheet

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

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