East Bay AWIS The Equity Equation-2017-10-12

Event Information
Event Name: 
East Bay AWIS The Equity Equation
Event Date: 
10/12/2017 - 6:00pm
Event Location: 
Phoenix Co-working Space, 2315 Lincoln Avenue, Alameda, CA 9450
Event Details
Event Type: 
Lecture
Event Details: 

East Bay AWIS, Thursday Evenng, Oct. 12, 2017

Topic: “The Equity Equation”
Speaker: Mary Russell, attorney counsel to individual contributors, executives and founders on their personal interests in startup equity including:
Date and Time:
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, 6:00-9:00 pm
Event Schedule
6:00–7:30pm Networking
7:30 – 8:15pm Mary Russell’s presentation
9:00pm Finish
Location: Phoenix Co-working Space, 2315 Lincoln Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501
Details and registration at http://ebawis.us11.list-manage.com/track/click?u=0bfd730afa47c08495b877f...

Whether you are a founder or employee EQUITY is an important, but poorly understood, component of your success. If you have equity, want equity or think it may ever be offered equity you need to come to this event!
Mary Russell, renown attorney and founder of Stock Option Counsel - Legal Services for Individuals, will discuss key issues in evaluating equity in a startup:
How can I value a startup equity offer?
What happens to the equity when I leave the company?
What happens to the shares at company acquisition?
Is the equity structured favorably for tax and investment timing?
What documentation do I need to review?

Job offers, equity grants and employment agreements
Founder interests at incorporation, financings, and exits
Executive compensation design
Acquisition terms and post-acquisition employment agreements
For resources on evaluating a startup equity offer, see the Stock Option Counsel Blog

Speaker Bio
Mary Russell serves as attorney counsel to individual contributors, executives and founders on their personal interests in startup equity.