UPCOMING EVENTS

MoFo ScaleUp Speaker Series

June 25 2021 - June 25 2021 |

ScaleUp Speaker Series Session 2: Intellectual Property Basics for Startups

Morrison & Foerster offers a complimentary nine-part series for startup founders, executives, and investors on the legal side of founding a startup. This weekly seminar will arm attendees with the knowledge needed to manage the legal aspects of launching, funding, and growing a startup, with insights to avoid common mistakes that can have serious consequences down the road. Topics covered in this one hour session include:

  • Patent basics
  • Trade secret basics
  • Copyright basics
  • Trademark basics
  • Selected IP issues at formation, business development, financing and acquisition

To register, kindly email Vishal Singh with your LinkedIn to ECVCevents@mofo.com.

MoFo ScaleUp Speaker Series

July 2 2021 - July 2 2021 |

ScaleUp Speaker Series Session 3: Angel Investing

Morrison & Foerster offers a complimentary nine-part series for startup founders, executives, and investors on the legal side of founding a startup. This weekly seminar will arm attendees with the knowledge needed to manage the legal aspects of launching, funding, and growing a startup, with insights to avoid common mistakes that can have serious consequences down the road. Topics covered in this one hour session include:

  • Structure of equity investments (including dilution, liquidation preference, participation rights, conversion rights, voting rights and pre-emptive rights)
  • Structure of debt investments (including conversion discounts, valuation caps and alternatives at maturity)
  • Convertible note derivatives (including SAFEs and KISSs)
  • General solicitation, crowdfunding and secondary liquidity

To register, kindly email Vishal Singh with your LinkedIn at ECVCevents@mofo.com.

MoFo ScaleUp Speaker Series

July 23 2021 - July 23 2021 |

ScaleUp Speaker Series Session 4: Venture Capital Investing

Morrison & Foerster offers a complimentary nine-part series for startup founders, executives, and investors on the legal side of founding a startup. This weekly seminar will arm attendees with the knowledge needed to manage the legal aspects of launching, funding, and growing a startup, with insights to avoid common mistakes that can have serious consequences down the road. Topics covered in this one hour session include:

  • Typical capital structure of a venture-backed startup
  • Rights, preferences and privileges of preferred stock (including waterfall distribution of acquisition proceeds)
  • Capitalization tables and liquidation models
  • Venture capital term sheets
  • Due diligence process and issues

To register, kindly send your LinkedIn to Vishal Singh at ECVCevents@mofo.com.

MoFo ScaleUp Speaker Series

July 30 2021 - July 30 2021 |

ScaleUp Speaker Series Session 5: Most Common Legal Mistakes of Startup Entrepreneurs

Morrison & Foerster offers a complimentary nine-part series for startup founders, executives, and investors on the legal side of founding a startup. This weekly seminar will arm attendees with the knowledge needed to manage the legal aspects of launching, funding, and growing a startup, with insights to avoid common mistakes that can have serious consequences down the road. Topics covered in this one hour session include:

  • Organizational mistakes
  • Stock issuance mistakes
  • Intellectual property mistakes
  • Employment mistakes
  • Fundraising mistakes

To register, kindly email your LinkedIn to Vishal Singh at ECVCevents@mofo.com.