August 07, 2020

Basics of Corporate Venture Capital

Basics of Corporate Venture Capital

August 7, 2020

Please join experienced practitioners for a nuts and bolts session on corporate venture capital (CVC) deals. The program will cover the strategic drivers and business context for CVC; the legal documentation used in preferred stock financings, convertible promissory notes, SAFEs, and warrants; and corporate governance issues in CVC deals. Session is designed for in-house and firm lawyers with limited CVC experience.


  • Sandi Knox (moderator), Sidley Austin LLP, Palo Alto, CA
  • Lawrence Dempsey, Hi-Crush Inc., Houston, TX
  • Jana Kovich, Latham & Watkins, Chicago, IL

Presented by: Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee

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