SEC Proposes Restrictive Rules on the Same Day It Finalizes General Solicitation After almost a year of delay, on July 10, 2013, the SEC adopted final rules to implement Title II of the JOBS Act and allow general solicitation and advertising under Rule 506. The final rules, effective September 23, 2013, are a practical implementation [...]
Background – Regulatory Scheme and Regulation D Raising money from investors is a heavily regulated activity. For a company to sell its securities, it must either go through the expensive process of registering them with the SEC, or it must rely on a handful of exemptions aimed at allowing smaller private companies to access capital.
How one celebrity’s legal battle could change how and where women shop for sperm in California. Actor Jason Patric is a celebrity who isn’t often in the press. It surprised me to see him all over the news lately giving interviews about his recent custody battle with former a girlfriend and about a new law [...]
On June 26, 2013, The United States Supreme Court decided two landmark cases that drastically affected the rights of same sex couples in California and the nation. The U.S. Supreme Court in United States v. Windsor struck down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act making it possible to extend federal benefits to legally [...]
Thanks to the efforts of Cypress, LLP’s Carlo D’Itri, our client, The Industry, closed an agreement with Metro yesterday for the use of Union Station for Invisible Cities! Christopher Cerrone’s opera, directed by Yuval Sharon with choreography by Danielle Agami, will premiere on Saturday, October 19, 2013.
Cypress LLP congratulates Doug Roy, Stacy Feinberg, and Hyura Choi on being selected as Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” of 2013, for their individual accomplishments in General Litigation, Family Law, and Intellectual Property, respectively.
Cypress attorneys had the pleasure of assisting “The Three Amigos” – Amy Ebeling, Ann Romney, and Elizabeth Meyer – with structuring the investment group that purchased Olympic hopeful and Grand Prix horse, Rassolini. With this new venture, the group hopes to increase the visibility of U.S. dressage on the global scene.