Technology and Life Sciences Blog

Blogs September 11, 2018 16 Ways the New Tax Law May Impact Technology and Life Science Companies

The recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act provides both challenges and opportunities for the technology and life science sector, and all 2017 financial statements will need to reflect the new tax rate and all other effects of the new tax rules.

Blogs July 17, 2018 Your Business Can Do Well While Doing Good

Can a social enterprise address a societal need while still aiming to make a profit? Forbes reported that venture capitalist funds with a social mission generated internal rates of return of more than 30%. Here are a few ways any business can develop…

Blogs July 10, 2018 OTC, Smaller Reporting Companies Welcome Regulation A Changes

One of the main facets of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act is a provision that now allows SEC reporting companies to use Regulation A prior to an IPO - exempting them from SEC registration requirements. Here are the…

Blogs February 19, 2018 The Life Sciences M&A Landscape: Collaboration Between Startups and Industry Majors

For venture capitalists, life sciences has been an attractive and fruitful sector for many years. With tax breaks and other factors, 2018 is expected to be a particularly active year. This fast-paced environment creates significant opportunity for en…

Blogs February 06, 2018 Tech Trends in the Sunshine State

Entrepreneurs, private equity investors, venture capitalists, and angel investors recently filled the room at the 2018 Florida Venture Capital Conference. The program included a panel on venture capital and the state of the industry.

Blogs February 05, 2018 Private Equity and Pharma/Biotech Sectors

There has been a recent flurry of M&A activity in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. If analysts' predictions for a big year in 2018 hold true, there would be a transformation in the decreasing M&A trend-line over the past few years.

Blogs February 02, 2018 Putting Technology to Work … for You

Being the early adopter of a new technology can be fraught with risk. But in a client-focused business, being at the leading edge is a necessity. One of the most important aspects of enhancing the client experience is listening to clients.

Blogs January 26, 2018 What Tech Entrepreneurs Are Asking Their Business Advisors

The technology sector certainly has its own pace, nuances and challenges. EisnerAmper’s Dave Plaskow asked John Pennett, the partner-in-charge of EisnerAmper’s Technology Group, about the three questions tech entrepreneurs ask him the most.

Blogs January 11, 2018 Are You Ready for Connected Devices in the Workplace?

Amazon has announced an Alexa for Business platform as an extension to its voice-activated virtual assistant software. This reflects the natural evolution of the underlying technology, as well as a slight pivot from a saturated consumer market.