Legal Landmines for Startups: How to Manage Risks and Avoid Pitfalls

March 24, 2016 | Palo Alto, California


  • WilmerHale
    950 Page Mill Road
    Palo Alto, California 94304 Map


IdeatoIPO is a community of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, investors, corporate executives and attorneys, among others, with a mission to provide entrepreneurs with the knowledge, guidance, tools and connections they need to succeed.  

At this event, WilmerHale Associate Jaclyn Falk will discuss the steps entrepreneurs need to take to launch their startup successfully and the landmines to avoid in the process. She will cover the following topics:

  • Founders' Equity
  • Protecting Intellectual Property (IP)
  • Employee Compensation
  • Raising Capital
  • Independent Contractors and Interns
  • Choice of Legal Entity
  • Working With (Managing) Legal Counsel