January 24, 2013

From The St. Louis Business Journal

by Amir Kurtovic

The future of the JOBS Act rules could soon be in the hands of Mary Jo White. President Barack Obama is set to nominate the former United States attorney to head the Securities and Exchange Commission.

If approved by the Senate, White would oversee the passage of significant changes to securities laws called for by the JOBS Act, which was signed into law by Obama in April 2012.

Reporter Amir Kurtovic interviewed Polsinelli's Brian Salmo about the issue and the interview can be found in the link below.

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About Brian Salmo

In his business law practice, Brian R. Salmo assists clients on a variety of issues, including entity formation, governance, debt and equity financing, and acquisitions and sales of businesses. Mr. Salmo works with clients of different sizes, from entrepreneurial start-ups to publicly traded companies, covering a broad range of industries, including information technology, banking, and health care.

Mr. Salmo is also an active member of the firm's multi-disciplinary emerging technology company practice which assists clients in a variety of technical fields including information technology, life sciences, and energy. In St. Louis, the group works closely with Arch Grants, Capital Innovators, Olin Cup, and other programs and events in support of the St. Louis regional effort to support and encourage the establishment, funding and development of companies in these fields.