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Surge: Crowdfunding Your Business

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Surge: Crowdfunding Your Business

  1. 1. CROWDFUNDING YOUR BUSINESS CROWDFUNDING YOUR BUSINESS Ryan Miest Todd Taylor Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  2. 2. What Crowd Funding Isn’t © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  3. 3. What Crowdfunding Is © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  4. 4. Agenda • Crowdfunding – SEC – MN • Alternatives – Rule 506(c) – SCOR – Regulation A – Intrastate • Q&A © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  5. 5. Universal Truths • “Crowdfunding” Means • Ability to go beyond your direct network to raise money • Social media generally okay • Not just for the rich “angel” investor © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  6. 6. Crowdfunding Doesn’t Mean • Easy money from anyone, anywhere, anytime • Free of state and federal rules • Low cost • Easy to do © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  7. 7. Crowdfunding Essentials • $1,000,000 limit • Conducted online • Trough a portal • Disclosures to investors required • SEC and state filings required • Investor limits • Finders not allowed © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  8. 8. $1,000,000 Offering © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  9. 9. Questions? Please feel free to contact Ryan Miest (612.492.7393 or rmiest@fredlaw.com) or anyone in the SURGE group if you have any questions. www.fredlaw.com © 2015 Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

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