fourscore business law august update

Welcome to More From Fourscore

What new resources do we have for you this month? Take a look at our quick video from Pete Singh, Fourscore Business Law Attorney.

What’s Happening in Private Markets?

As COVID-19 and protests over racial injustice across the U.S. continue to grip the world, uncertainty remains as to what comes next in the private markets. Startups and investors alike are seeking to find the best path forward. Here are the five observations we’ve made about the ongoing market dynamics and what likely lies ahead.


Online Legal Services: Pros, Cons, Alternatives

Have you heard about LegalZoom? It’s an online legal solution for small businesses. And contrary to what you might think we’d say about it, there are some situations where lawyer alternatives like LegalZoom are worth considering. But, before you hit buy, there are 3 things you should know:

1. Stick to single-member LLCs

2. Expect that your company documents will need some cleanup work from a lawyer

3. Filing a charter is the beginning, not the end of the startup process

Click the link below to learn more, so you can make the right decision for your startup


Startup Story & Legal Advice Webinar with Founder of Poppy

Thanks to those who were able to attend our webinar last month with the CEO of Poppy, Cameron Hardesty! We had fun talking about how she funded her startup while blending in some legal advice for entrepreneurs.

For those who were unable to attend, we understand! Life is busy. That’s why we recorded the whole event, so you can watch it at your leisure and not miss out on all the good advice.


Legal Entities Workshop – Picking the Right Entity

Missed our Legal Entities Workshop with Entre last month? Catch the replay by clicking the link below. We share everything you need to know when it comes to picking the right entity (LLCs vs Corporations), and we answer additional questions for our viewers.


Exclusive Discount: Carta, an equity management solution

Many of our clients rave about Carta, an equity management solution. Carta helps companies and investors manage their cap tables, valuations, investments, and equity plans. If you’re considering using Carta, contact us to get an exclusive discount on their plans and pricing.


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Headquartered in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina, Fourscore Business Law serves entrepreneurs and businesses in the Triangle, throughout the Southeast and in Silicon Valley / San Francisco. We also represent venture capital funds and other investors who invest in companies throughout the U.S. The idea of delivering maximum impact in a simple and succinct manner is what we’re calling the Fourscore Principle. And that is what Fourscore Business Law is based on. Our clients operate in a broad range of industries including tech, IoT, consumer products, B2B services and more. Questions? Shoot us an email or give us a call at (919) 307-5356. Your first call is on us.