Venture Capital Financing

Medical Device, Pharmaceutical and Technology Venture-Backed Companies

Representation of a medical device, pharmaceutical and technology venture-backed companies, helping form the companies, negotiate multiple rounds of debt and equity venture capital financings and provide general counseling services, including advice regarding shareholder agreements, option plans and employment agreements.

Venture Investments by Fortune 50 Telecommunications Company

Representation of a publicly-traded telecommunications company in strategic venture investments and the negotiation of commercial relationships in various industries, including mobile applications, cloud storage, on-line content delivery, on-line payment methods, and security monitoring. Representation included negotiation of terms of preferred stock, convertible debt, warrants, investor rights agreements, rights of first refusal/offer, etc.

State of Texas Emerging Technology Fund

Representation of a life science and technology venture-backed companies obtain funding from the State of Texas Emerging Technology Fund.

Venture Investments by a Fortune 50 Energy Company

Representation of a publicly-traded energy company in strategic venture investments in various renewable energy industries, including companies involved in the development of biofuels and feedstock for biofuels.

Commercial Relationship and Investment in Start-Up Venture for Satellite TV in Vehicles

Representation of a large publicly-traded international telecommunications company in its commercial relationship and debt and equity investments in a start-up venture to broadcast and cable television network programming and data services via satellites to vehicles for consumers in the United States.

Strategic Investment in Company with Voice to Text Technology for Mobile Devices

Representation of a large publicly-traded international telecommunications company in its investment (receiving preferred stock and warrants) in a company with voice to text technology for mobile devices.

Multiple Investments in Technology Start-Up Companies in Connection with Commercial Relationships

Representation of a large publicly-traded international telecommunications company in multiple investments in start-up ventures in connection with its commercial relationships. Representation included negotiation of terms of preferred stock, convertible debt, warrants, investor rights agreements, rights of first refusal/offer, etc.

Venture Funds

Representation of a venture funds focused on a variety of industries, including life sciences and technology, helping form the funds and negotiating debt and equity venture capital financings.

Funding from Silicon Valley Bank and STARTech Early Ventures

Representation of a life science and technology venture-backed companies in connection with obtaining financing from Silicon Valley Bank and STARTech Early Ventures (Richardson, Texas).