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Getting Savvy on Series A Financings

Venture Café


Date: June 23, 2016

Time: 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Location: Cambridge, MA


  • Getting Savvy on Series A Financings

For companies approaching the end of seed funding, Mintz Levin’s Daniel Follansbee and Eric Macaux will explore terms, trends and traps likely to be encountered in the pursuit of a first preferred stock financing at the Venture Café at Cambridge Innovation Center. Topics will include: 

  • What are the characteristics of a Series A financing and how does it differ from a seed financing?  
  • What are the current trends in Series A financings?  
  • What common traps can you avoid in negotiating the financing? 

With more than two decades of combined experience counseling entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies in information technology, energy and clean technology, life sciences and medical devices, Daniel and Eric will address these questions and many more.  

Come with questions!

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Daniel H. Follansbee is a skilled corporate and transactional lawyer who regularly represents technology-based companies for Mintz. His practice areas include biotechnology, medical technologies, and health care IT. Daniel routinely counsels these clients on many aspects of corporate development.
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Eric W. Macaux


Eric W. Macaux is a Mintz Associate who advises energy project sponsors, developers, and investors on transactions, including debt and equity financing as well as mergers and acquisitions. Eric also has experience handling power purchase agreements and net metering credit purchase agreements.