JOBS Act to jumpstart small business

Fox, Jeffrey L
June 2012
Nature Biotechnology;Jun2012, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p478
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the U.S. Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act as signed by U.S. President Barack Obama that focuses on the law related to easy access to capital for new companies and small businesses based on online crowd funding approach.


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