Pres. Obama will sign the JOBS Act into law this week, but Groupon's accounting fiasco might...

|By:, SA News Editor

Pres. Obama will sign the JOBS Act into law this week, but Groupon's accounting fiasco might dampen the festivities. A provision of the law allows companies to iron out disagreements with regulators behind closed doors before going public, which might have prevented investors from learning about GRPN’s early accounting questions.