"To Vest, or Not to Vest" —The Question for Company Founders Who Receive Equity/Stock In Connection with a New Private Equity Investment in the Business

11.19.18

By Sam Vinson and Ladd Hirsch In his famous "To Be or Not to Be" soliloquy, Hamlet anguished over whether his future was worth living. [1] Hopefully, private company founders picture a future less bleak than Hamlet's grim outlook. When the founders of fast-growing private companies accept new investment capital, however, they need to consider...

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