How Should Startups Handle Down-Round Financings During COVID-19?

COVID-19 has put pressure on small businesses that might not have the cash reserves to make it through lockdown unscathed....

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Small Business Administration Releases PPP Loan Forgiveness Application and New Interim Final Rule

Learn the details of how small businesses and entrepreneurs can apply to have their PPP loans forgiven.

May 25 · 4 min read >

Safe Harbor for Paycheck Protection Act (PPP) Loan Certifications

This new safe harbor provides that any borrower that, together with its affiliates, received PPP loans with an...

May 14 · 2 min read >

UPDATE: Federal Reserve Expands Scope Of Small, Mid-Size Business Loan Program

The Federal Reserve Board has expanded the loan options available to businesses under the new Main Street Lending...

May 8 · 5 min read >

Federal Reserve Unveils $600M Loan Program For Small, Medium Businesses

The Main Street Lending Program, which was announced earlier this month, is part of a broader set of...

Apr 28 · 2 min read >

Electronic Signatures and Remote Notarization In Coronavirus

Bipartisan legislation was introduced last month at the federal level that would authorize all notaries to perform remote...

Apr 12 · 1 min read >

CARES Act and The Paycheck Protection Program for VC and PE Backed Companies

On March 27, President Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. The law...

Virtual Shareholder Meetings In Light Of Coronavirus

The SEC recently issued guidance for conducting shareholder meetings in light of Covid-19, while California and Delaware have...

Apr 12 · 1 min read >

SEC Proposes Raise To Reg A+, Crowdfunding Limits

The Securities and Exchange Commission has proposed raising the maximum limit for Regulation A+ and Regulation Crowdfunding.

Mar 18 · 2 min read >

SEC Clarifies Investment Advisers’ Fiduciary Duties

The Securities and Exchange Commission has issued an interpretation that reaffirms and, in some cases, clarifies the fiduciary...

SEC Commissioner Proposes Token Sale Safe Harbor

In a speech at the International Blockchain Congress this month, Hester Peirce proposed a three-year grace period from...

Feb 24 · 1 min read >