Posts Tagged ‘pull-up provisions’

Walker Twitter Highlights: May 16th – 22nd

by Scott Edward Walker on May 23rd, 2011

I’m using Twitter as a form of micro-blogging to share interesting blog posts, articles and podcasts relating to entrepreneurship and startups, M&A and legal issues.  If you missed this past week’s Twitter updates, below are my five most popular tweets (via and my blog-related tweets.  If you’d like to see all of my tweets (or an RSS feed of them), you can do so here.  Cheers, Scott


VC Term Sheets – Pay to Play Provisions

by Scott Edward Walker on May 19th, 2011


This post originally appeared as part of the “Ask the Attorney” column I am writing for VentureBeat.  Below is a longer, more comprehensive version, which is part of my ongoing series on venture capital term sheets.  Here are the issues I have addressed to date:

In today’s post, I examine “pay-to-play” provisions, which can be an important protection for the founders.