Venture Resources

Document Sets

NVCA Standard Series A Documents – A “template” set of model legal documents for venture capital investments.

Goodwin Proctor’s Founders’ Workbench – A comprehensive resource that provides business-building tools for all stages of formation.

Series Seed Standard Documents – A crowd-sourced set of documents that focus on simplifying the business creation process.

Y-Combinator Series AA Standard Documents – Open-source documents for startups to use when raising equity rounds with angels.

Orrick Start-Up Forms Library – A wide range of document sets, including:

  • Corporate Formation Documents (Delaware Corporation)
  • Founders’ Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Director- and Officer- Related Documents
  • Employment & Consultant Documents
  • Technology Related Documents
  • Equity Compensation Documents

Specific Help for Growth Stage Companies

Tax Credits and Funding Sources

Incubators, Accelerators & Workspaces

List of Venture Capital Firms

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Inspiration & Mentorship

Venture Hacks – AngelList’s resource providing startup companies guidance and advice.

AVC – A blog run by Fred Wilson, who has been a VC since 1986.

Chris Dixon – A blog run by Chris Dixon of Andreesen Horowitz.

Both Sides of the Table – A blog run by Mark Suster, a partner at Upfront Ventures.

Feld Thoughts – A blog run by Brad Feld, co-founder of TechStars.


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