The Corporate team's services have included the following:

Corporate Formation, Financing, Reorganization & Governance
  • Incorporated and closed three rounds of equity funding for client (including $21M Series C round led by Draper Fisher Jurvetson)
  • Negotiated & completed departure of founder from pre-public client
  • Closed $15M debt facility with Hewlett-Packard Credit Corporation
  • Closed $3M equipment lease with Heller Financial Leasing, Inc. (purchased by GE Capital Corporation)
  • Restructured significant outstanding debt facility to accomplish buy-out at approx. 50% value
  • Served as corporate Secretary, attending meetings of board of directors & preparing board minutes/actions

Software & Technology Sales, Licensing, Distribution & Procurement
  • Drafted & negotiated all product license and service agreements for several clients, including with Fortune 500 customers/partners
  • Drafted & negotiated OEM agreements, including private-labeling of service for a major PC manufacturer
  • Drafted & negotiated domestic and international reseller and distribution agreements for technology and SaaS
  • Renegotiated $4M sale & services agreement in response to client's customer Chapter 11 bankruptcy
  • Developed clients' standard form sales contracts
  • Negotiated & closed multi-party supplier-side solar industry development & project supply agreements
  • Negotiated technology licenses & distribution rights with multiple Fortune 500 Companies, including Microsoft Corporation, Hewlett-Packard Company, Oracle Corporation, and Symantec

General Corporate & Employment Issues
  • Negotiated and drafted employment agreements, employee proprietary information and inventions agreements; separation agreements for client's employees
  • Assisted in clients' expansions and opening new facilities, including negotiation and closing of commercial leases and vendor agreements
  • Completed reductions in force and facility closing
  • Resolved employee wrongful termination disputes without litigation
  • Advised client with respect to proper classification of employees pursuant to federal and state wage & hour laws; completed reclassification of employees
  • Resolved several trademark disputes prior to litigation
  • Managed enforcement of confidentiality agreements

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