This is the ultimate guide for a wide range of legal intricacies that every startup founder needs to know before starting a business in the U.S.: from incorporation to stock issuance, intellectual property protection, employee stock option plans, fundraising and taxes – you name it, we’ve got it covered.
Choosing the Corporate Form and Registering the Company
Keeping Your Company Active
Which Form of Financing to Choose
Standard Terms and Other Issues
Tax Issues – Essential Points to Consider
An Exit Is Just the Beginning
Lawyers and Law Firms
Each document in the expertise store has been developed by our team of lawyers who specialize in their respective field of law. This document is based on our experience advising more than 30 founders (both U.S. and foreign), in areas such as company registration, ESOP development, and support of investment transactions.