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Startup Lawyers Permitted to Crowdfund

The New York State Bar, in a recent ethics opinion, says that new lawyers, typically with significant college debt, can crowdfund the startup of their practices. Out of the fives types of crowdfunding, techniques, such as equity or royalties, are … Continue reading

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Early Stage Crowdfunders May Gain Over VCs Chasing Bubble

The Wall Street Journal reports today that venture capital firms raised $33 billion in 2014, a 62% increase over 2013 and the largest amount since 2007. With the stock market providing liquidity for 105 venture backed companies last year, more … Continue reading

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