StartUp Grind + Goodwin: Legal Advice for Startups (3 Part Series)

June 8, 2021 - June 10, 2021 | 12:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Building and growing your company is one thing. Doing it legally and protecting yourself is a whole other (sometimes complex) challenge. Join us for three separate sessions with legal experts, aimed at answering your tough questions, every day at 10:00AM PST.

*You only need to register once for access to all 3.

The A-Z of Valuations - June 8

Are you an early-stage founder or startup looking to grow your business and team? When it comes to granting equity you need to know how much it’s worth and what the tax implications are. To officially find out, you will need a 409A valuation.

Join Goodwin and Carta as we help you navigate the ins and outs of valuations. During this webinar, you will be able to hear from the provider, legal and founder perspective and:

  • Learn the most important details of a 409A valuation.
  • Understand the best time to perform your next valuation.
  • Walk away with clear next steps on how to complete it and where

Litigation and Enforcement Avoidance for Startups - June 9

The startup world is fast-paced and ever-changing. However, there are laws and regulations in place that you may not be aware of that could bring your business to a halt. In this session, Goodwin partners, with two former prosecutors, will educate you on pitfalls to avoid to keep you out of the courtroom.

Protecting Your Ideas From the Start - June 10

In the startup world, ideas are everything. But how do you protect the “crown jewels” of your company? In this session, Goodwin will give you the tools for success to protect your ideas at an early stage. Topics will include:

  • Identifying and safeguarding your trade secrets
  • How to generally preserve confidential information
  • Dealing with employee mobility (from onboarding to departing)