Raising Angel Investment (Including Convertible Note Financing)

ScaleUp Speaker Series

08/30/2019 12:00 p.m. - 01:00 p.m.

Emerging Companies + Venture Capital

Morrison & Foerster
755 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Shannon E. Sibold

Shannon E. Sibold

Speaking Engagement

Come learn about the legal side of founding a startup and what it takes to set your new venture up for long-term success. This eight-part series will arm you with the knowledge an entrepreneur needs to manage the legal aspects of launching and growing a startup and to avoid common mistakes that can have serious consequences down the road. Topics covered by this session include:

  • structure of equity investments (including dilution, liquidation preference, participation rights, conversion rights, voting rights and pre-emptive rights)
  • structure of debt investments (including conversion discounts, valuation caps and alternatives at maturity)
  • convertible note derivatives (including SAFEs and KISSs) general solicitation, crowdfunding and secondary liquidity

Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Space is limited to the first 75 startup founders, executives, and investors.

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