Entries by Cameron Rhudy

An Introduction to the Investment Company Act of 1940

Written by Geoffrey Gilbert, Sustainable Economies Law Center Intern What is the Investment Company Act of 1940? The Investment Company Act of 1940 regulates investment companies. It defines an “investment company” as any issuer which: “A) is or holds itself out as being engaged primarily, or proposes to engage primarily, in the business of investing, […]

Community Capital Spotlight: Oregon’s Community Public Offering Exemption

In early 2015,  the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services used its authority under Oregon Revised Statute Section 59.035(15) to establish the Oregon Intrastate Offering Exemption through the rulemaking process, which is commonly called the Community Public Offering (CPO). The CPO was the culmination of efforts of a team of people led by Amy […]