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What Legal Services Do You Need at the 3 Stages of Early Entrepreneurial Growth?

By | Startup Law

We’ve all heard the grim statistics on how many startups fail. Forbes says 90% will fail; Harvard says it’s 75%. Even if you reject those bleak numbers and buy into Inc.’s comparatively chirpy estimate–that only 50% of young firms will fail–it would be understandable if you believe that startups are well, doomed. It isn’t until you ask why startups fail, that a different story emerges …

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How to Launch an ICO (Initial Coin Offering)

By | Internet Law

In under 30 seconds, Brave, a browser startup, raised an eye-popping $35 million from investors. Tenx, a fintech startup, raised $34 million in under 7 minutes. Status.im, a messaging app, raised $100 million in under three hours. What explains these record financing times? Three words: initial coin offering (ICO).

Landing a meeting, pitching your idea and negotiating fair deals with VC firms can be very difficult. Investors ask for too much stock and eat away your equity. Employees stock options are sometimes no better.

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