Venture Capital

Course Information

Registration Information

Meeting Times

Day Time Location
MON, WED 2:15 - 3:30 pm TNH 3.142

Evaluation Method

Type Date Time Location
Final (administered by Exam4) May 9, 2022 8:30 am A-Z in 2.140


Same as LAW 379M, Topic: Venture Capital.

This course will review core issues relating to venture capital. The focus of the course will be the financing of the emerging growth company. The course will cover topics relating to venture capital investments in start-up companies, the structure of VC backed companies, the allocation of cash-flow and control rights in these companies, and litigation arising from the unique VC arrangements. Issues relating to the VC fund structure and to intellectual property transactions may also be discussed. It is highly recommended to have completed “Business Associations” or “Business Associations (Enriched)” before taking this course.

Textbooks ( * denotes required )

Business Planning: Financing the Start-up Business and Venture Capital Financing, Third Edition *
Maynard, Therese H., Warren, Dana M., and Trevino, Shannon
Wolters Kluwer , edition: 3
ISBN: 978-1-4548-8215-2


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Date Updated
04/01/2022 Exam information updated