In this segment, Mary describes the difference between rewards-based and equity crowdfunding. Though equity crowdfunding is not yet legal, the JOBS Act of 2012 will have more to say about the rules once those are released. Many states in the US already have their own specific rules for crowdfunding in general. As always, Traklight encourages startups to practice safe crowdfunding and protect their intellectual property before broadcasting it on a crowdfunding platform. Check out the video below for the clip, beginning at 16:00.
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