Form Docs Foil Your Startup Success

Form Docs Foil Your Startup Success

Form Docs Foil Your Startup Success: When it Comes to Operating Agreements and Bylaws, There’s NO “One Size Fits All” By Keith Strahan Picture this. A new business owner (we’ll call him Richard), enthusiastic about a prospective business venture, picks a filing structure and files the appropriate documents with the Secretary of State. Richard and his 50/50 co-founder make a…

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Attorney Goes Undercover

Attorney Goes Undercover

Attorney goes “undercover” to expose the flaws DIY legal websites don’t want you to know about. By Keith Strahan The bottom line: DIY legal websites are NOT a smart solution, but their existence is completely the fault of the legal profession (we’ll get to this later). There’s no doubt about it, the legal market is changing. Startup and small business…

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5 Legal Steps to Take Before Your First Seed Round

5 Legal Steps to Take Before Your First Seed Round

By Keith Strahan Generally speaking, startup seed funding is a form of securities offering where an investor or investment group invests money into a business in exchange for an equity stake or a convertible note. Seed funding is typically the earliest funding that you can get to start your business, aside from founders’ personal contributions and loans/investments from family members…

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