Equity Crowdfunding Recap: Attorney Scott Brunner Presents to the State Bar of Wisconsin

June 15, 2016

On June 9, 2016, attorney Scott W. Brunner presented to the State Bar of Wisconsin on the new SEC crowdfunding regulations that went into effect May 16, 2016. The presentation, titled “Introduction to Equity Crowdfunding,” examined the new crowdfunding options available to businesses, allowing them to raise funding by selling securities over the Internet.

This popular presentation will be re-aired on: June 14th, June 24th, June 30th, July 7th, and July 12th, 2016.

The Webcast Replay through the State Bar of Wisconsin can be found at in the wisbar.org marketplace. Register for an upcoming date and hear the original seminar recording which includes:

  • An overview of the 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act of 2012, including the new Title III (Regulation Crowdfunding) provisions for raising capital on the Internet.
  • Discussion on Wisconsin’s own intrastate crowdfunding act allowing small businesses to sell parts of their company online through Internet crowdfunding sites.
  • Guidelines for utilizing state versus federal crowdfunding options

Scott is a member of the firm’s transactional practice and focuses a substantial portion of his practice on securities, commercial real estate, and general corporate law. Those interested in crowdfunding, Regulation D, Regulation A, and other state and federal securities laws may contact Scott at swb@mtfn.com or by calling (414) 273-1300.