Seed Stage

Starting a company

The Early Stage: Starting a company


Ten things to consider before starting a startup


Taking the plunge – from idea to incorporation

Bessemer Venture Partners

Founding team pitfalls

Founder Central, University of Southern California

Key concerns in drafting organizational documents

Carney Badley Spellman P.S.

The Early Stage: Establishing initial financing

What’s the plan? How to communicate a compelling vision

FirstMark Capital

Perspectives on different types of financing

Foundry Group

Initial Financing

SoftTech VC

How to secure angel financing

Pioneer Square Labs

Legal issues in raising capital

Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP

Understanding term sheets

Foundry Group

The Early Governance: Establishing IP strategy & Insurance

Developing a patent strategy for startups

Schox Patent Group

Intellectual property enforcement 101

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP

Insuring your business

Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.