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September 2013

Open Season for Funding Healthcare Startups

By |September 27th, 2013|About MedStartr, Crowds that Care, Entrepreneurship, Equity Crowdfunding, Funding, Get Funded, Healthcare, MedFundr, Projects, Startups|

Did you ever wonder why you never see billboards and infomercials selling stocks?  For over 80 years since the Great Depression, there has been a ban on the general solicitation of private equities.  Yesterday, that ban was lifted as Title II of the JOBS act was allowed to go forward by the SEC and already [...]

August 2012

It Takes Two to Tango: How the JOBS Act & Crowdfunding Platforms like MedStartr will Transform Healthcare

By |August 21st, 2012|Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurship, Funding, Healthcare, Startups|

In April 2012, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS Act) was signed by the President of the United States into law. The JOBS Act designed to encourage IPOs, eases restrictions on private placements, permits crowdfunding and increases ownership thresholds before companies are required to publicly register. Certain provisions of the Act became effective immediately, but [...]