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  • Apr 1, 2014 · 6:00 PM
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About the Meeting... 

Learn how to take your real estate investments to the next level by raising cash the RIGHT WAY!  

Avoid  common COSTLY PITFALLS made by many real estate investors and join us at this MUST ATTEND event:

GGH&S, LLP will teach:

• How do you know if you are raising cash and not violating any securities laws for your real estate deals? 

• What Is the Right Way to Solicit Investors?  What do you need to tell investors and how should you do it.

• Are You Selling Securities?  If you are subject to the regulatory requirements of the securities industry you can be in BIG trouble if you DO NOT understand this!.

• How Do You Promote the Investment without Getting Into Trouble?  How do you comply with federal and state securities laws and FINRA broker-dealer requirements? 

• What Is Crowd-funding and Can You Use It?  What to do and not to do when using the internet.

• What to Do If the Sheriff  Calls.  If the SEC contacts you, what should you do?

About the Speakers...


Mr. Gelfand specializes in public and private securities offerings and syndications, securities compliance, securities arbitration, SEC and FINRA defense, business formation, structure and planning, contract negotiation and drafting, and broker-dealer and investment adviser compliance and regulation, as well as in lease negotiations, film distribution, film syndication, restaurant syndication, pro boxer representation and race car event structure and organization. He has served as a Staff Attorney, Special Counsel, and as a Chief, Branch of Enforcement for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Mr. Gelfand received a B.A. from Roosevelt University in 1970, and a J.D. from the University of San Fernando Valley College of Law in 1976. Mr. Gelfand is admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in California.

For Mr. Gelfand's full Professional Experience click HERE 


Mr. Gartenberg was a former Special Counsel, Division of Enforcement, United States Securities and Exchange Commission. He was also a former Special Assistant, United States Attorney Office (Washington, DC). Prior to joining GGHS, Mr. Gartenberg served as the Chair of the Securities Litigation and SEC Defense practice of a major international law firm.

Mr. Gartenberg has extensive experience in corporate and securities litigation including federal and state fraud claims, trade secrets, unfair competition and insider trading litigation as well as arbitration claims and SEC, CFTC, state regulatory and FINRA investigations. He is experienced in a wide variety of complex business litigation including fiduciary, corporate governance, partnership and unfair competition litigation.

Mr. Gartenberg lectures regularly on securities, partnership, ethics and litigation issues.

For Mr. Gartenber's full Bio, Professional Affiliations & Publications click HERE 

Meeting Agenda...

6:00-7:00 pm: Come early for NETWORKING

7:00-9:00 pm: MAIN MEETING (including market updates, live investor profiles, a one-hour speaker presentation, and much more) 

9:00 pm – On: Stay after for MORE NETWORKING



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  • wendy

    Sorry did not make it. See you next one

    April 3, 2014

  • Edward J. S.

    so many rules to follow and so easy to make a mistake., better have a good attorney to rely on

    April 2, 2014

  • Bill

    I found the guys explaining SEC rules very informative and necessary. Thanks

    April 2, 2014

  • ADMIN O.

    Great meeting last night, we appreciate your participation, questions and willingness to take a couple hours of your busy schedule to learn and meet like minded professionals. Ed & Ed delivered valuable information, SEC rules and the law. Thank you to everyone! See ya' next month!

    April 2, 2014

  • Case E. Vande P.

    As always, Outstanding!

    April 2, 2014

  • Al M.

    Good info on Real Estate economic conditions, & investor laws.

    April 1, 2014

  • Ali B.

    Very informative and lots to cover...need more of it.

    1 · April 1, 2014

  • Susan K.

    I joined today and I'm going to attend the meeting tonight. I'm excited! See you there!

    2 · April 1, 2014

  • Colleen M B.

    I will be there !

    March 31, 2014

    • Case E. Vande P.

      Thank you for attending Colleen. I look forward to meeting you.

      April 1, 2014

  • Case E. Vande P.

    Joe has hit it out of the park again. This is going to be a very informational meeting.

    1 · March 31, 2014

  • Joe L.

    Hot topic & the best attorneys to teach how to raise capital for your real estate deals "the right way"!! A must attend event...

    March 31, 2014

  • JennyChan

    I'm looking to learn more about real estate investing.

    2 · March 22, 2014

  • Mona G.

    Looking forward to attend this meeting.

    1 · March 16, 2014

  • ADMIN O.

    A must attend event!!

    March 16, 2014

  • Andris L.

    Looking forward to meeting some local investors!

    1 · March 9, 2014

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