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SEC approves final rule amendments allowing for general solicitation and general advertising in Rule 506 and Rule 144a offerings
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • July 11 2013

On Wednesday, June 10, 2013, the SEC approved amendments to Rule 506, Rule 144A and Form D to accommodate Section 201(a) of the JOBS Act, which


Supreme Court finds materiality not required for class certification for securities fraud class actions
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • March 11 2013

On February 27, 2013, in Amgen Inc. et al. V. Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds, the Supreme Court held that materiality is not a required


What the H&R Block merger opinion can tell us about the AT&TT-Mobile merger case
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • November 16 2011

On November 10, 2011, Judge Beryl Howell, of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, released her 86-page opinion enjoining H&R Block (HRB) from acquiring TaxAct


FCC reforms high cost universal service program
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • November 23 2011

The FCC has released its omnibus order on high cost universal service and intercarrier compensation reform


Navigating the sea change in US patent law
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • April 4 2012

Debate around the America Invents Act often obscured the salient facts behind the legislation


JOBS Act signed into law
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • April 10 2012

On April 5, 2012, President Obama signed into law the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (the “JOBS Act”), a measure enacted by Congress to facilitate capital formation by public and private businesses


SEC's Division of Corporation Finance releases additional FAQs concerning Title I of the JOBS Act
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

On April 16, 2012, the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance (the “Division”) published a list of 18 Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQs”) of general applicability under Title I of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (the “JOBS Act”), a measure enacted by Congress to facilitate capital formation by public and private businesses and signed into law by President Obama on April 5, 2012


Significant recent developments in qui tamincentive compensation cases
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • August 25 2011

This month, there have been important developments in three pending qui tam (whistleblower) lawsuits involving large for-profit postsecondary educational institutions and their employee compensation practices


FINRA proposes private placement requirements
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • February 11 2011

In January 2011, the Financial Industry Regulatory Association, or FINRA, proposed new amendments to its rules that would expand the reach of its current requirements for private placement offerings


New ED guidance concerning incentive compensation regulations
  • Dow Lohnes PLLC
  • USA
  • March 31 2011

At long last, the U.S. Department of Education (“ED”) has issued a much anticipated Dear Colleague Letter (“DCL”) containing guidance on the new incentive compensation regulations that were issued last October