Navigation Links
Venture-backed firms could become eligible for federal SBIR grants

Madison, Wis. - Members of the small business community fear that changing the legal framework for companies receiving certain federal grants could stifle research.

The U.S. House Small Business Committee will soon consider a proposal that would give small companies majority-owned by venture capital firms eligibility for Small Business Inn......

Full article >>> .S. Small Business Administration ditched a broader interpretation of the law and began requiring 51 percent ownership by "natural persons."

These biotech firms, which ordinarily require significant amounts of venture capital funding to determine early success or failure of products, have since sought to reverse the ruling.

With the support of the
With the rule change in place, small high-tech companies that attract between $5 million and $10 million in VC backing, the prevalent type in Wisconsin, "can enter into the SBIR world and it will be a tremendous aid for them," Curry added.

Winslow Sargeant, ......

Full article >>> f `bio' folks in this state that didn't respond to BIO's plea."

Related links

SBIR Gateway: an SBIR information site

(Provided by Zyn Systems, a technology and management consulting firm)

Wisconsin FAST: a federal and state business ......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Chris Fleissner 09/11/06


Related biology technology :

1. Venture-backed companies drive job creation, even in tough times
2. Study affirms information technology-productivity link
3. Madison biotech NimbleGen files for IPO; one of states best-funded firms
4. Wisconsin firms pledge to support healthcare IT standards
5. Wisconsin firms to present at Cleantech venture capital event
6. Madison life-science firms agree to co-develop kidney product
7. Wisconsin firms wont rush to adopt Microsoft Vista
8. Wisconsin court affirms damages in Innogenetics, Abbott patent case
9. CellCura could start an invasion of stem cell firms
10. Wisconsin firms urged to pursue federal SBIR dollars
11. Chippewa Valley firms land more defense work
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:10/10/2017)... International research firm Parks Associates announced today that ... TMA 2017 Annual Meeting , October 11 in Scottsdale, ... security market and how smart safety and security products impact the competitive ... Parks Associates: Smart Home Devices: Main ... "The residential security market has experienced continued ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... , ... October 10, 2017 , ... ... of 13 prestigious awards honoring scientists who have made outstanding ... a scheduled symposium during Pittcon 2018, the world’s leading conference and exposition for ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... ... October 09, 2017 , ... At its national board meeting in ... professor in Harvard University’s Departments of Physics and Astronomy, has been selected for membership ... the winning team for the 2015 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental physics for the discovery ...
(Date:10/7/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 06, ... ... years’ experience providing advanced instruments and applications consulting for microscopy and surface ... expertise in application consulting, Nanoscience Analytical offers a broad range of contract ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/24/2017)... April 24, 2017 Janice Kephart ... with  Identity Strategy Partners, LLP (IdSP) , today ... without President Trump,s March 6, 2017 Executive ... , refugee vetting can be instilled with greater confidence, ... now, all refugee applications are suspended by until ...
(Date:4/13/2017)... PUNE, India , April 13, 2017 According ... Identity Proofing, Identity Authentication, Identity Analytics, Identity Administration, and Authorization), Service, Authentication ... by MarketsandMarkets™, the IAM Market is expected to grow from USD 14.30 ... Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 17.3%. ... ...
(Date:4/6/2017)... 2017 Forecasts by Product Type ... by End-Use (Transportation & Logistics, Government & Public Sector, ... Fossil Generation Facility, Nuclear Power), Industrial, Retail, Business Organisation ... Are you looking for a definitive report on the ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):