About the Journal
The Michigan Journal of Private Equity and Venture Capital Law is a practitioner-focused publication. Our content includes articles, comments, and notes addressing regulatory, securities, corporate, tax, intellectual property, and other legal issues involved with private equity and venture capital.
The Corporate Law in Asia: Trends and Opportunities symposium is being held this Friday, February 21 at the Michigan Law School.February 17, 2014
An article from the upcoming third volume of MJPVL has been submitted to the SEC as a comment to its proposed crowdfunding rules.February 13, 2014
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Start-ups have been a new force for the economies of many technologically advanced countries in recent years, more notably after the beginning of smartphone/...February 25, 2014
Often, when we think of the people involved in financial markets, images of old, stodgy men come to mind. But this is not usually...February 24, 2014
Google’s $3.2 Billion Acquisition of Nest is a Big Win for Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists, Signals Search Giant’s Increasing Presence
On January 13, 2014, Google announced it was purchasing Nest Labs, known for making “smart” home thermostats, for $3.2 billion.February 24, 2014
What is Royalty Financing and What are the Advantages and Disadvantages for Investors and Investees?
Royalty financing is an investment vehicle where the investor lends money to investees against its future revenue streams.February 22, 2014
On January 23, Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the federal government was taking steps towards making it easier for depository institutions to do...February 22, 2014
Despite the severity of the debt circumstances in Puerto Rico, the financial crisis has gone largely unnoticed. The lack of attention on Puerto Rico...February 18, 2014