Is your company involved in or contemplating raising venture capital? If it is, it will likely rely on you as in-house counsel to guide the company through the process. If this is an area where you do not have expertise, you may have to get up to speed quickly as raising venture capital involves a myriad of terminology and deal terms and a process that can be quite different than typical commercial contractual negotiations. One place to start the process of getting up to speed is In-House Counsel’s Guide to Raising Venture Capital, written by Christopher R. Ryan, Deputy General Counsel for K12 Inc. and John J. McDonald of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP.
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