Jobs Act

  • NEWSHOUR WEEKEND
    October 27, 2013  

    A report on new potential uses of ‘crowdfunding’ – raising a large pool of money from many small contributions online. Thanks to the bipartisan JOBS Act entrepreneurs will soon be able to use this method. Supporters think the it could be a key to spurring economic growth and job creation. But is it a good idea for investors? Continue reading

  • April 5, 2012  

    President Obama signed the JOBS Act Thursday and called the law — aimed at helping startup firms raise capital — a “game-changer.” Opponents said the law rolls back investor protections. Jeffrey Brown leads a debate on the the law’s intentions and risks with CareCloud’s Albert Santalo and Columbia Law School’s John Coffee. Continue reading