November 17, 2017 – Ross & Shulga’s client Republic launches a new blockchain financing and investment platform Republic Crypto.  Republic launched its own crowdfunding platform in July 2016.

November 16, 2017 – Arina Shulga spoke with a group of women about legal aspects of the ICO process at BuroHQ, a new co-working space in SoHo.

November 5, 2017 – Gary J. Ross is speaking at The Rise of Blockchain Digital Money 2017 FinTech World Workshop Series in Washington, D.C.  He will participate in the open roundtable discussion titled “Are ICOs Risky Business?”

October 26, 2017 – read The New York Times article about our client, Harry Nuriev and his design company, Crosby Studios here.

September 14-16, 2017 – Gary J. Ross attended the American Bar Association Business Law Section Annual Meeting in Chicago.  Gary and Jonathan Ingram, the Deputy Chief Counsel of the Division of Corporation Finance at the SEC, gave a talk on Initial Coin Offerings at the Securities Regulation Joint Subcommittee Meeting.

August 3, 2017 – Gary J. Ross was a panelist for the CLE presentation “Fundamentals of Crowdfunding: An Introduction for Non-Securities Lawyers” at the Annual Conference for The National LGBT Bar Association, San Francisco, CA.

April 2017 – Gary J. Ross and Mary C. Nistico co-authored an article titled “Hidden Liabilities: The Role of Compliance in M&A Risk Management” in Compliance & Ethics Professional.

April 6, 2017 – Gary J. Ross was a panelist for the CLE presentation “Securities Law for the Non-Securities Lawyer” at the American Bar Association Business Law Section Spring Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

March 23, 2017 – Our blog, BusinessLawPost, was selected as one of top 10 legal blogs by a UK company Market Inspector.  You can see the list of finalists here.   

March 21, 2017 – Arina Shulga and Gary J. Ross co-presented a live CLE seminar “Securities Law Issues Relating to Equity Investing Platforms” at  You can view it here.

February 2017 – Gary J. Ross and Mary C. Nistico co-authored an article titled “Mounting Oversight: The Rising Compliance Burden of the Third-Party Service Provider” in Banking & Financial Services Policy Report.

January 18, 2017 – The Firm’s client, IJ Ballet Intensive, LLC, launched the IJ Summer Ballet Intensive, a rigorous ballet training course to be held at the Lincoln Center over the summer, where students learn from the principal dancers and choreographers of the Bolshoi Ballet.  For more info, see here.   

December 6, 2016 and January 10, 2017 – Arina Shulga was one of the speakers at a CLE webinar organized by Strafford “Finders and Unregistered Broker-Dealers: Understanding the Risks and Recent Developments.”  You can view it here.

December 2016 – Gary J. Ross published a practice note “Comparing Crowdfunding Instruments: Common Stock, Preferred Stock, Convertible Notes and SAFEs” in Lexis Practice Advisor: Private Equity.

October 4, 2016 – Gary J. Ross presented a CLE “Legal Issues in Startup Financing,” at Clear Law Institute.

February 11, 2016 – Arina Shulga was a panelist at a panel on crowdfunding organized by Brooklyn Business Law Association at Brooklyn Law School.  The discussion was very interesting and informative.  Co-panelists included Georgia Quinn, the CEO of iDisclose, a platform that enables companies raising money through crowdfunding prepare their own Form C and other legal documents.