In Person

Cooley U Early Stage Termsheets

April 18, 2018
Event details
April 18, 2018
11:30 am
San Diego, CA

Event summary

Are you getting ready to raise your first round? Selling a convertible note? Trying to figure out the right type of financing? Confused between full participating preferred and broad based weighted average anti-dilution? Yes, those are real.

Join us for a presentation on termsheets. Our speakers will provide information every entrepreneur should know.

Discussion topics include

  • Key points of negotiation
  • Understanding pre-money vs. post valuations
  • What is the norm for a Series A deal
  • What are “no shop” clauses and when to sign them

Cooley U is an invitation-only, hands-on instruction program for first-time board members and entrepreneurs. This program is designed for the first-time entrepreneur or board member who would like to become more knowledgeable about both the legal and practical issues involved in negotiating a termsheet.

This session will feature

  • Lunch and networking with your peers
  • Instruction by Karen Anderson – Partner, Cooley
  • Q&A with Sheldon Lewis – Managing Partner, Blueprint Equity

Seating is limited. For more information, please email Leah Lowery.

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