Real Estate Crowdfunding Webinar #6 - Investor Protection
*Welcome to the 6th installment of our real estate crowdfunding monthly webinar series on Investor Protection!* *You can watch this month's Free Patch of Land Webinar Here:* https://patchofland.com/blog/?p=5141 The webinar will be held on Wednesday June 24th at 5:00 PST / 6:00 MST / 7:00 CST / 8:00 EST. Webinars will be hosted by Doug Cochrane (SVP of Underwriting & Acquisitions at +Patch of Land )&+Manolis Sfinarolakis (Founder of +RealityCrowdTV). They will be interviewing special guest Amy Wan, General Counsel of +Patch of Land, to discuss the exciting new Investor Protections that the Patch of Land real estate crowdfunding platform is implementing. *By watching this webinar, you will learn:* 1) The legal aspects of Real Estate Crowdfunding & the 2012 JOBS act 2) The Risks & Rewards of investing in Real Estate through Crowdfunding 3) How the legal structure prior to June 2015 was carried out for a real estate crowdfunding investment through Patch of Land 4) The new legal protections that Patch of Land is implementing as of June 1st, 2015 affectionately called, "Patch of Land 2.0." 5) How the transition of prior legal documents executed before June 1st 2015 will be carried into the new legal structures 6) The transparent nature of the Patch of Land process and the legal templates that will be released for investors to review Every webinar will be very interactive. In fact, we welcome your participation and will be taking live questions throughout the hour, so please submit your questions and topic ideas before each webinar. This will be a great opportunity to have your questions answered and learn from these two pros. However, if you miss one don't worry. You can always view a replay, and of course, join us for the next month's webinar. *Related Video: Real Estate Crowdfunding 101:* Introduction to Patch of Land https://plus.google.com/events/cvi5dc3f5sm7mtqaj6gqec05u3s Please reach out with suggestions, questions and topic ideas that you'd like us to cover on the webinars. We look forward to our Sixth 2015 installment on Wednesday June 24th. *About Doug Cochrane* Doug has 20 years of experience in the real estate industry. His wide range of skills includes: property flipping, appraising, underwriting, and originating loans. He will talk about the important role underwriting plays in crowdfunding real estate. He will also provide viewers with tips and insights in regards to the best ways of structuring a request for funding. Additionally, he will be answering questions about the process and what to expect if you turn to a crowdfunding company for your financing needs. *Related Video: Meet the Team:* Doug Cochrane (SVP of Acquisitions & Underwriting) https://patchofland.com/blog/qa-from-the-patch/2014/12/05/meet-the-team-douglas-cochrane-svp-of-acquisitions-underwriting/ *About Amy Wan* Amy Wan is a Bold, dynamic entrepreneur, with an unrelenting passion for legal solutions and regulatory compliance around new and emerging technologies. Amy is passionate about new technologies that will change the world. Amy currently advises on novel legal issues in Patch of Land, a real estate peer-to-peer lending space focusing on crowdfunded short term real estate debt. She also blogs on law startups and the laws and regulations around new technologies at The Legal Pioneer; and leads the Los Angeles Legal Innovation Meetup #legalhackers *Related Video: Meet the Team: Amy Wan (General Counsel):* https://patchofland.com/blog/qa-from-the-patch/2014/12/19/meet-the-team-amy-wan-general-counsel/ *About Manolis Sfinarolakis* Manolis Sfinarolakis graduated from the University of Connecticut with BS in Business Administration with a Concentration in Accounting. After two stints working for Deloitte & Touche LLP and brief restaurant management, real estate, and internal audit career, Manolis identified a unique opportunity to create Reality Crowd TV Media Corporation whose mission is to inform, educate, inspire, and motivate entrepreneurs worldwide to start small businesses through crowdfunding and to provide a blueprint on how to crowdfund. Manolis has been heavily involved in the Greek Community as a member of AHEPA and the former Supreme President of the Sons of Pericles in 2012.