Of Course You Need a PPM! Here’s Why.

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As a leading practitioner in the Private Placement Memorandum (PPM) preparation industry, I speak to lots of people about PPMs. In the course of this work, I am asked a broad array of questions about PPMs, the law, crowdfunding, and raising capital. I am happy to answer these questions, and in fact offer everyone a Read More

The Legal Needs of Small Businesses

These are a few legal needs of small businesses that apply, and the good reasons to find a suitable attorney to deal with them instead of yourself.

Most small businesses are working with limited resources.  It’s understandable, then, that they have to prioritize, in some cases foregoing services that might otherwise be deemed necessary. However, it’s important for small business owners to understand the risks associated with foregoing necessary legal services.  Because legal problems may seem unlikely, or at least far off, Read More

8 Essential Ingredients for Startup Success

Starting a business is no easy feat, but the process can be made easier with guidelines. Here are a few essential ingredients for startup success.

Starting a business is no easy feat, even if you understand the ins and outs of creating a business plan, seeking investors, and dealing with legalities like Rule 506(c) under Regulation D of the federal Securities Act.  The process can be made easier when you have some guidelines for success, though.  Here are a few Read More

Raising Capital Under Regulation D

For small businesses and startups who cannot afford a traditional public offering, here's what to know if you want to raise capital under Regulation D.

How Do Startups Raise Capital? In some cases, starting a small business can be done with relatively low costs.  This is especially true for those who offer online services.  For most small businesses, however, some amount of startup capital is needed to get operations off the ground and maintain funding for at least the first Read More

For New Businesses: Top Things to Watch Out For When Looking For Investors

As a startup or entrepreneur, you know the importance of attracting suitable investors. Here are some things to look for when considering an investor.

Start ups need money, and if you are like most new business owners, that funding isn’t coming out of your own pocket. While there are many ways to attract investors (whether it is through stock and securities offerings or crowdfunding), it is critical in the early stages that you choose only the most suitable candidates. Read More

PPM Drafting: Online Templates Could Be Missing Essential Clauses, Don’t Be Fooled

At PPM LAWYERS, the success of your start up company is our top priority. Online PPM templates, while easily accessible, may be missing essential clauses.

As an entrepreneur or owner of a start up business, you know the importance of balancing your goals with your budget. While it is smart to create a reasonable financial plan, there are some places where you just shouldn’t cut corners. Drafting your Private Placement Memorandum (or PPM) is an important aspect that requires the Read More

Why Every Business Using Crowdfunding Should Have a PPM

Crowdfunding entrepreneurs are consistently overlooking the value of PPM - an oversight that could prove to be disastrous.

  Successfully raising capital from suitable investors requires careful planning, a selection of crucial documents, and a strategy aimed at convincing others of the value of your offering. Today, one of the most effective means of fundraising for any startup business or entrepreneur comes in the form of equity crowdfunding.  In fact, by the end Read More

Regulation A+, the Holy Grail for Startups! Or, is it?

Get your business plan together, hire the right firm to prepare your PPM, and go out and do some accredited investor crowdfunding right now. Save Regulation A+ for when you’ve grown big enough to be able to afford it.

Regulation A+, the Holy Grail for Startups!   Or, is it? Over the past few months you may have heard some chatter about Regulation A+ and how it changes everything when it comes to crowdfunding for startups. Not surprising. In fact, Regulation A+ only went into effect just recently on June 19, 2015. If you Read More

What is a PPM?

At PPM LAWYERS, we are dedicated to providing startups with an essential and powerful tool for raising capital. This tool is called a PPM, which stands for Private Placement Memorandum.

So, what is a PPM (hint: Private Placement Memorandum)? At PPM LAWYERS, we are dedicated to providing startups with an essential and powerful tool for raising capital. This tool is called a PPM, which stands for Private Placement Memorandum. So, what is a PPM? The PPM is a self-contained disclosure document consisting of everything that Read More

Part 3 of 3: Will Your Private Placement Memorandum (PPM) Risk Factors Protect You?

This is the last part of a three part blog on PPM Risk Factors.

  This is the last part of a three part blog on PPM Risk Factors.  Click here for Part 1 and here for Part 2. What exactly are the applicable securities laws and why do they matter? When going through the fund raising process, regardless of whether you are using a Private Placement Memorandum (PPM) Read More

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