Category Archives: Social Media

$1000 Friday! Google’s Stock Price Breaks Record

After releasing its better than expected earnings report on Thursday, the stock price surged past the $1,000 per share mark for the first time in its trading history on Friday. The Company’s market cap now sits at about $330 billion … Continue reading

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SEC “Likes” Social Media; Conditionally

On April 2, 2013, the SEC issued guidance regarding a company’s use of social media to disclose information or make announcements. The SEC investigated whether Netflix, Inc. and its CEO, Reed Hastings violated Securities laws when Hastings used his personal … Continue reading

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FINRA’s Crowdfunding Portal Form

Are you anxiously awaiting the Crowdfunding final rules? Are you considering operating as a Crowdfunding Portal? If so, you should consider filling out and submitting this form: InterimFormforFundingPortals(1) To help FINRA develop rules that accurately  reflect the funding portal community, … Continue reading

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Are You Ready to Invest in Facebook?

Facebook’s roadshow for its initial public offering is scheduled to begin next week, and the shares should begin trading around May 18. The Company amended it’s S-1 registration filing, and is awaiting effectiveness.  Facebook, the world’s largest social network, is set … Continue reading

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Facebook Password Amendment Defeated by House

On Wednesday, the Amendment to a larger FCC reform package that would have banned current or prospective employers from demanding employees to hand over personal passwords To Facebook was defeated. The amendment was voted down 236 to 184. As PC … Continue reading

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