blue sky law


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Noun1.blue sky law - a state law regulating the sale of securities in an attempt to control the sale of securities in fraudulent enterprises
law - legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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BLUE SKY LAW 7-8 (1958) (discussing the content and terms of the act).
It includes information on the adoption by various jurisdictions of many Blue Sky law provisions for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Betfred received advise from Dean Street Advisers and Deloitte with legal advice from Addleshaw Goddard and Blue Sky Law.
The Securities Portfolio contains: Federal Securities Law Reports ($1645); Blue Sky Law Reports ($1230); the "Securities Library," containing the above mentioned publications, plus U.
Online information service Lexis-Nexis (Dayton, OH) has added a number of new information sources including: a variety of banking and securities publications, such as Blue Sky Law Reporter, Federal Securities Law Reporter and Federal Banking Law Reports; and, a "cyberlaw library" containing federal and state case law, statutes, regulations and law reviews covering computer and Internet issues.
Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from the Securities Act and applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
He wants the SEC to preempt Blue Sky laws in a final rule, making changes to Regulation A.
The preferred equity and the new notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and other applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
Blue Sky laws are state securities laws that regulate the sale of securities to protect investors from fraud.
The notes will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended or the securities laws of any state, and may not be provided or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements under the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.
The Notes and the related guarantees were not registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from the Securities Act and applicable state securities or blue sky laws and foreign securities laws.