Resources: Publication

online

Terri Krivosha Authors Book on Founding a Startup
Founding a Startup: What You Need to Know, Aspatore Books from Thomson Reuters, 2014
August 01, 2014
Founding a Startup: What You Need to Know

A new book by Maslon attorney Terri KrivoshaFounding a Startup: What You Need to Know, was published by Aspatore Books from Thomson Reuters Westlaw on August 1, 2014 and is available on amazon.com.

Founding a Startup is a comprehensive roadmap for anyone planning to start a business or in the early stages of founding a business. Terri draws upon valuable real-life insights from other founders and experts, as well as her own, gathered through working with early stage companies for over thirty years. She covers a wide range of topics in the comprehensive guide, including developing business plans, creating projections, branding considerations, where to organize and how to structure your entity, dividing equity among the founders, valuation, making the decision to seek outside investors, pitching early angel investors, developing human capital resources including  compensation, and governance. Each chapter ends with a list of takeaways that summarize key elements, helping founders to gain a better sense of the landmarks along the startup road and proceed with confidence.

Recently, Terri was featured in an interview about her new book on the Minnesota Cup blog, EntréEdMinnesota Cup, the largest statewide new venture competition in the country, seeks out aspiring entrepreneurs and their breakthrough ideas.

Look inside the book
Preview Chapter 12: Frequently Asked Questions
(Reproduced by permission: © 2014 Aspatore Books from Thomson Reuters Westlaw).
The full book may be ordered from amazon.com.

Terri Krivosha is passionate about helping businesses grow, succeed, and scale. She works with a vibrant network of entrepreneurial and dynamic businesses and those who fund them, using broad strategic skills together with extensive experience to help her clients achieve success in all phases of their development and growth. She focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, financing, contract negotiation, strategic partnerships, distribution agreements, joint ventures, governance issues, exit strategies, and sales and recapitalizations.

DISCLAIMER
Thank you for your interest in contacting us by email.

Please do not submit any confidential information to Maslon via email on this website. By communicating with us we are not establishing an attorney-client relationship, and information you submit will not be protected by the attorney-client privilege and cannot be treated as confidential. A client relationship will not be formed until we have entered into a formal agreement. You should also be aware that we may currently represent parties whose interests may be adverse to yours, and we reserve the right to continue to represent them notwithstanding any communication we receive from you.

If you would like to discuss possible representation, please call one of our attorneys directly or use our general line (p 612.672.8200). We can then fully discuss our intake procedures and, if appropriate, introduce you to an attorney suited to assist with your matter. Alternatively, you may send us an email containing a general inquiry subject to these terms.

If you accept the terms of this notice and would like to send an email, click on the "Accept" button below. Otherwise, please click "Decline."