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Kickstarter Project Outside the US One of the biggest problems with Kickstarter is that many of the entrepreneurs who want to launch campaigns are outside of the United States, and Kickstarter does not permit them to launch campaigns without complying with the rather strict requirements for creators, which include the following: You must: -...

Kickstarter Legal Guide Kickstarter is the best known site for "donation based crowdfunding," which has taken off in recent years. Fortunately, for those who want to launch Kickstarter projects, the process of launching such a project is relatively easy, and the laws governing donation based crowdfunding projects are relatively straightforward. This is because the...

A Guide on Crowdfunding Laws Crowdfunding is a way to raise money for a business or a project by requesting small sums of money from a large group of people. The money is raised via a web site, such as kickstarter.com. Crowdfunding comes in two forms: 1) donation based; and 2) investment...

Securities Laws and Small Businesses Small businesses may offer ownership to outside investors--namely, investors who will not play any management role in the company. When faced with this situation, the offering or sale of such ownership interests will put the business in the position of offering or selling "securities," which is...