Venture Financing

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Venture Capital Term Sheets

A discussion of the perspective of companies and investors on the main economic and control rights negotiated in a venture financing term sheet. Includes liquidation preference, anti-dilution provisions, board rights and employment matters.

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Amended and Restated Certificates of Incorporation

A walkthrough of an Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation (also called the Amended and Restated Charter) used in a venture capital transaction, with a focus on the sections governing preferred stock.

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Investor Rights Agreements

A walkthrough of a typical Investor Rights Agreement, including explanations of its main provisions.

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Voting Agreements

A walkthrough of a typical Voting Agreement, including explanations of its main provisions.

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Ancillary Documents

Venture financing deals include several ancillary documents, in addition to the principal deal documents, that cover important legal and business issues. This course describes the ones most commonly used.