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Venture Capital and Capital Raising Transactions

Mergers and Acquisitions

Company Formations

Commercial Contracts and General Counsel

Intellectual Property

Privacy

Disputes

 

Venture Capital and Capital Raising Transactions

We advise companies and entrepreneurs raising venture capital as well as investors seeking to make investments of all kinds. We leverage our deep market experience and our extensive network to negotiate the most competitive terms for our clients. We provide expertise across all financing rounds, from pre-seed to Series C and D, employing the financing instruments and investment structures that best fit our clients’ needs.


Mergers and Acquisitions

Our attorneys are experienced in a variety of M&A transactions across a wide range of industries. We have advised companies and founders on transactions such as mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, spin-offs, and joint ventures.


Company Formations

We advise on all aspects of company formation for corporations, limited liability companies and limited partnerships. We advise on optimal capital structures, draft and file formation documents, draft organizational agreements, equity incentive plans and other foundational corporate documents. 


Commercial Contracts and General Counsel

We partner with our clients to serve as their external general counsel, advising them on the day-to-day legal needs of their businesses, including on employment issues, compliance, and commercial contracts. Our attorneys are experienced in drafting and negotiating a wide variety of commercial contracts, including master services agreements, sales of goods, consulting agreements, collaborations and joint venture arrangements.  


Intellectual Property

We advise clients on a diverse range of intellectual property matters. We run knock-out searches and register trademarks, defend against United States Patent and Trademark Office action letters, and negotiate co-existence and licensing agreements. We defend and prosecute trademark and copyright infringement disputes, both in court and before the US Trademark Trial and Appeals Board. We advise our clients on key issues relating to their intellectual property rights, including publicity rights, privacy rights, defamation, and misappropriation.


Privacy

We advise clients on privacy and cybersecurity risks associated with the collection, use and disclosure of personal information about their customers and employees, as well as compliance with privacy and cybersecurity regulations, including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing (CAN-SPAM) Act, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). We also advise clients on compliance with the EU data protection regime, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements.


Disputes

We represent companies, investors and individuals in broad range of business disputes in federal and state courts, as well as in arbitration and mediation proceedings. In addition, we advise companies who are contemplating filing lawsuits, or who are facing the threat of a lawsuit, with regard to risk assessment, strategy, and pre-suit dispute resolution. Our team has particular experience in disputes involving venture capital and M&A transactions, commercial contracts, technology, and employment.