Learn the three standards that define Startup Equity and three questions to ask to know if you have the real thing.
1. Ownership - “Can the company take back my vested shares?”
2. Risk/Reward - “What information can you provide to help me evaluate the offer?”
3. Tax Benefits - “Is this equity designed for capital gains tax rates and tax deferral?”
Attorney Mary Russell counsels individual employees and founders to negotiate, maximize and monetize their stock options and other startup stock. You are invited to contact Stock Option Counsel for help in negotiating and evaluating your job offers and post-acquisition employment agreements, making stock option exercise and tax decisions and identifying your rights and opportunities to sell startup stock.