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Th 8/25 Early Stage Financing for Startups 6:30 pm to 9 pm WSGR Palo Alto

From: Rob
Sent on: Friday, August 19, 2016 10:58 AM

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Attorney Hans Kim of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati will review recent trends in start-up financings, including SAFE instruments, convertible equity, series seed, crowdfunding etc.  Hans will also review key terms of Series A financings and important steps that every start-up should take to avoid issues that can delay or derail early stage financings.



6:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Check in, Food, Networking

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Presentation, Q & A

8:30 pm to 9:00 pm  More Q & A,  Networking


About the Speaker

Hans Kim is Of Counsel in the corporate and securities practice at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. He represents technology and growth companies at all stages of development and provides counsel on general corporate matters.  Hans represents companies in a broad range of industries, including new media, AR/VR, life sciences and on-demand companies.

Hans has also been an entrepreneur and founded several companies, including Digital Eclipse/Backbone Entertainment, one of the original game studios of Foundation 9 Entertainment (which was sold to Francisco Partners in 2006).  Hans was also a Vice President (Business Development/Legal) at Renren Games and helped open their first U.S. office in 2012.

Hans started his legal career at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in 1996 and worked as a corporate associate in their New York and Tokyo offices. He also worked at Kim & Chang, the largest law firm in Korea, where he advised multinational corporations and private equity firms on their investments and other transactions in Korea.


If you have questions about the content of the presentation, email  Hans at:

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