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UA McGuire Entrepreneurship startup brings home the ACVC Territorial Cup for 2nd year

We were fortunate to watch 11 student-led startups, from four collegiate entrepreneurship programs, Arizona State University, University of Arizona, Northern Arizona University (NACET) and Grand Canyon University, at the Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition pitch to our panel of judges. All the teams competed at ASU SkySong for a share of cash prizes and Draper University

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Hool Coury Law Sponsors AZ Collegiate Ventures Competition

The third annual Arizona Collegiate Venture Competition (ACVC) was March 27, with twelve teams from Arizona’s three public universities competing for $30,000 in seed funding, mentorship and institutional bragging rights. Read full article HERE    

Michael Hool to moderate panel at Venture Capital Roundtable

Michael Hool will moderate the venture panel at the TiE 13th Venture Capital Roundtable. The panel of venture investors will engage in an interactive dialogue about the state of early stage institutional venture funding in 2015 and the future prospects for startup funding in our ecosystem. See the panelists critique pitches from the top three startups

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Michael Hool Featured in PHX Business Journal

Article Excerpt: Michael Hool was intrigued by law while growing up in Erie, Pennsylvania, but he initially wanted to be a creative writer. The seed to pursue a law degree was planted in high school when he participated in a moot court. While attending Arizona State University and working toward a finance degree, Hool began learning many

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TiE Institute Event: Public Advertising for Fundraising

Join Hool Law Group at this important TiE Institute event discussing the new SEC rules allowing entrepreneurs to publicly advertise for financing. Michael Hool will be a panelist at the event. A recent regulatory change has fundamentally altered the fundraising landscape for startups. The recently passed JOBS act lifted an 80-year ban on “general solicitation”

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Innovation Arizona Summit 2013

June 11 is Innovation Arizona Summit 2013 ACA and MIT Enterprise Forum Phoenix are hosting this extraordinary event. Meet up with incubators, accelerators, service providers, funders, educators and investors who have incredible programs and a vested interest in helping startups and small businesses. Event: INNOVATION ARIZONA SUMMIT 2013 Date: Tuesday, June 11 Time: 3PM –

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Arizona Student Startup Demo

The first ever Arizona Student Start-up Demo Day will take place on Friday March 29. Student startups from 3 Arizona Universities will compete for $30K in funding for their venture!