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Readying Yourself for Your First Major Capital Raise


Date: January 15, 2020

Time: 5:30PM - 8:00PM

Location: New York, NY

BioLabs@NYULangone and Mintz are hosting a panel discussion and networking reception at the biotech coworking facility.  Daniel DeWolf and Sam Effron will discuss the different financing structures commonly used for a company’s first major capital raise. Specifically, they will explore the pros and cons of using convertible notes, series seed preferred stock, and SAFEs. 


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Daniel I. DeWolf


Daniel I. DeWolf is an authority on growth companies and serves as Chair of Mintz's Technology Practice Group and Co-chair of the firm’s Venture Capital & Emerging Companies Practice. He has worked on pioneering online capital-raising methods. He also teaches venture capital law at NYU Law School.
Samuel Asher Effron assists Mintz clients with venture capital and private equity transactions, helping start-ups with legal and business matters. He has clients in a variety of technology sectors, including video gaming, music, virtual and augmented reality, and consumer electronics.