• Congress Passes JOBS Act in Effort to Make Raising Capital Easier
  • April 4, 2012 | Authors: Michael D. Morehead; Timothy M. Sullivan
  • Law Firms: Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP - Springfield Office ; Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP - Chicago Office
  • On March 8, 2012, the U.S. House of Representatives approved a package of six bills designed to boast access to private capital (the JOBS Act). The JOBS Act was passed by the Senate on March 22, 2012 with some revisions. The House approved the Senate version on March 27, 2012. It is anticipated that President Obama will sign the JOBS Act in the next week.