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The Startup’s Guide to Hiring a Lawyer

Every startup will eventually need legal counsel — it’s part of doing business. From setting up your organization to managing sales contracts, finding the right lawyer is key.

Legal Guide to Revenue Loans

Startup lawyer Joe Wallin discusses revenue loans, an alternative financing instrument that helps businesses fund their growth.

4 Things to Know About VCs and Non-Disclosure Agreements

Before handing over information, your co-founder demands VCs sign an NDA. Here are four things you need to know about VCs and non-disclosure agreements.

A Hidden Pitfall of Convertible Debt: Full Ratchet Anti-Dilution Rights

Here we’ll look at another hidden pitfall of convertible debt—the fact you’re giving investors full ratchet anti-dilution rights, which burns founders in a down round.

4 Reasons Your Startup Shouldn’t Be an LLC

On the fence when it comes to incorporating your startup as an LLC? This post is for you!

Valuation Caps: Necessary or Evil?

Are you considering using convertible notes for your next round of fundraising? If so, it’s important to know what a valuation cap is — especially since it may be the key to convincing investors to take a chance on your company.