Stock Options

Who Are Stock Certificates Issued To and When?

Q: We are a Delaware C Corp registered as a Foreign Entity in Colorado our home state and we need to figure out the answers to the following questions with regards to stock certificates. 1. Who gets stock certificates issued and when?              My assumptions are that cash investments DO get certificates,…

How Do I Protect My Option Grant From A Down Round In The Future?

Question: I am considering joining a startup that is currently in the process of raising their next round of funding. I will be joining as a VP, reporting directly to the CEO, and considered an “executive”. Given the environment for this particular industry, it is very likely that the company will face a down round…