When you’re launching a startup, one of the most important elements is the legal work involved. Unfortunately, it’s easy for many entrepreneurs to ignore startup legal work or make costly mistakes that could derail their business before it gets off the ground.
But now there’s help. In Acceleration, corporate attorney Ryan Roberts guides you through the often confusing early legal decisions critical to getting a startup going. In plain, comprehensible English, he offers expert advice, best practices, strategies, and all the information you need to incorporate, issue and divide equity, decipher seed and venture capital investments, and much more.
Startup law doesn’t have to be a confusing maze. The practical knowledge in this invaluable volume will help you make the smart decisions to protect your company and its future.
Press & Praise
"Unlike most lawyers, Ryan doesn't tell entrepreneurs all the things they cannot do; instead he provides succinct, battle-tested advice on how to achieve your startup's unique business objectives. Beg, borrow, buy, or steal this book today, and thank me next week."
"Ryan has played a key role in the development of today's startup legal ecosystem. His approach and content is a standard go-to resource for entrepreneurs. Do yourself a favor and get copies of this book for you and your cofounders right now."
"Ryan has done an amazing job curating and breaking down the legal issues that many startups face, with easy-to-understand explanations and anecdotes. Acceleration is an essential legal guide for all entrepreneurs."