Partner John M. Rafferty offered insights into how entrepreneurs can take their startup to a scaleup in the Silicon Valley Business Journal question and answer feature “What founders need to ask their investors as they scale their companies.”
MoFo's Guide to Social Media and the Securities Laws summarizes how regulation has evolved in the face of the growing use of social media.
A recent Ninth Circuit case served as a wake-up call to website operators and other online service providers who rely on volunteers to curate content.
Concerns about the FinTech sector in the U.S. have grown in recent months as a result of some high-profile regulatory investigations and signs that the market has started to mature. This article details tips for international fintech companies considering a move to the U.S.
This article discusses the U.S. federal income tax consequences to employees (and other service providers, including directors, consultants and other advisers) who receive compensation in the form of tokens.
Agtech startups face challenges in initial formation and financing that are unique to their space. This article provides curated tips for agtech companies.
With the German venture capital market almost doubling in 2017, it is worth looking at what makes Germany an attractive market.
When a startup company gets far enough along to begin thinking about protecting their assets, D&O insurance policies can cover the necessary bases. Read the full article.
Stock options and other equity awards have historically been a common feature of the compensation packages offered by many startup companies to their employees and consultants. Yet many companies are often unaware of the pitfalls of the relevant security laws. This article provides guidance on common security law challenges faced by startup founders.
Considering moving your startup from Europe to the United States? Read about why "flipping" into a U.S. corporate legal structure could be the best option for your business.