ADVISORY: Oversight Subcommittee to Examine JOBS Act Implementation

June 26, 2012

Washington, DC – The House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services, and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs will hold two hearings this week examining the implementation of portions of the JOBS Act to ensure the proper elimination of government barriers to small business capital formation and growth. The first hearing entitled, “The JOBS Act in Action: Overseeing Effective Implementation That Can Grow American Jobs” will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 26th in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building.

 

Witnesses expected to testify:

 

Brian Cartwright

Scholar-in-Residence, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California

Former General Counsel, U.S. Securities & Exchange Commissioner

 

C. Steven Bradford

Earl Dunlap Distinguished Professor of Law

University of Nebraska College of Law

 

Alon Hillel-Tuch

Co-Founder and CFO of RocketHub

 

Professor John Coffee Jr.

Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law

Columbia University Law School

 

The second hearing on Thursday, June 28th entitled, “The JOBS Act in Action Part II: Overseeing Effective Implementation of the JOBS Act at the SEC” will examine the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s implementation of portions of the JOBS Act.

 

Tuesday’s hearing will be streamed live here.

 

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