Conflict among founders is inevitable, and if there is no process in place to resolve conflicts they can tear a company apart. The primary purpose of a Founders’ Agreement is to prescribe a resolution for common conflicts and provide a process for resolving others. This program will cover typical terms in a Founders’ Agreement and how they can help your company.
Ben Hron (http://www.mccarter.com/Benjamin-M-Hron/) concentrates his practice on advising private companies, most in the life sciences and information technology industries, on general corporate matters, angel and venture capital financing, mergers and acquisitions, securities law compliance and strategic collaborations. He also represents investors in connection with the financing of private companies. Ben has extensive experience working with entrepreneurs and emerging companies, often getting involved when a business is still in its infancy and helping guide the founders through the formative early stages of their company's development. Ben also co-chairs the McCarter & English seminar series for entrepreneurs at the Cambridge Innovation Center.
Doors will open for networking at 9:30am.
This program is part of McCarter & English’s ongoing series on legal and business topics for entrepreneurs and emerging companies. Programs are held once or twice each month and are open to members of the CIC and their guests, as well as to the greater Boston entrepreneurial community. Contact: Benjamin Hron, 617-449-6584, firstname.lastname@example.org, @HronEsq
About the McCarter & English Venture Capital and Emerging Growth Companies Group
McCarter’s Venture Capital and Emerging Growth Companies Group is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs build and finance their businesses and assisting angel and venture capital investor invest in early stage and emerging companies. The group is composed of tech-savvy lawyers who have helped build, grow, finance, sell and take companies public across the full spectrum of businesses, including Internet, software, medical devices, new media, life sciences, cleantech, healthcare, consumer products, biotechnology, retail, e-commerce, entertainment, financial services, insurance and telecom.
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McCarter & English LLP
McCarter & English, LLP is a firm of over 400 lawyers with offices in Boston, Hartford, Stamford, New York City, Newark, East Brunswick, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Washington, DC. In continuous business for more than 160 years, we are among the oldest and largest law firms in America.