There are few things more important to entrepreneurs and investors than managing founder equity and some of the most frequent startup questions we field are about common stock vesting. This piece addresses these questions and explains the fundamentals of vesting. Read the full article.
Equity incentive plans can be complicated. This article highlights initial considerations founders should think about as they evaluate the adoption of an equity compensation program.
If you've built a social enterprise, you now have many corporate forms to choose from. This article explains what corporate forms, new and existing, are available to maximize the impact of a social enterprise.
Our London team, along with Thomson Reuters Foundation and UnLtd, created an interactive guide for UK-based social entrepreneurs to help determine the best legal structure for their social venture.
What is a "B Corp" and should your company pursue "B Corp" certification? This overview describes "B Corporations" and when a company should become B Certified.
Protecting your startup's intellectual property should be a top priority from the very beginning. This article describes common IP assignment mistakes and issues.
Paying attention to founder stock and seed investments at the outset of can help your business down the line. This article explains the importance of getting these details right at the earliest stage of business.
This article explores the pros and cons and the principal features of each of the four primary forms that a startup business can take.
MoFo partner Tim Harris explains founder restricted stock, including how these stocks benefit the company and the founder. Watch this video to learn more.