November 2015 Business Law Newsletter

We’re now well into Fall, as we enter November and the build up to Thanksgiving the end of this month.  Hope you too are enjoying these crisp mornings and football weekends  as the days grow shorter and we brace ourselves for still colder days to come.   I’m writing you today to stay in touch and also update you.  This update includes  links to two  upcoming ENET events I’ve been involved organizing, links to several of my  presentations and panels and still more information, plus a special offer that you may find valuable.

1.      Founder Issues and Agreements:  Nov. 3, 2015  

How do you find a co-founder for your startup company?  Who makes a successful and investable core team?  What do you include in Founder Agreements?  How do you manage issues and problems among founders ?  How as a founder do you protect yourself?  Learn more at ENET in Waltham, 11/3/15.  More Details Here

2.      Seed and Angel Financing:  Nov. 17, 2015  

How do Angel and Seed investors for life sciences and tech companies approach the problem of making a good investment?  Go behind the scenes of the decision making to discover the process our three panelist-investors use to choose and to invest in emerging and seed stage companies at ENET in Cambridge 11/17/15. More Details Here

3.       Business Law Update

Robert Adelson, Boston attorney and partner at Engel & Shultz LLP, represents small companies, executives, independent consultants and family businesses. Learn how he can help you… More Details Here

4.       CEOs, C-Suite  and Senior Executives

Watch my videos … Learn about Robert Adelson’s work with C-level executives and key employees to improve job offers, employment contracts, stock, options, bonuses and retention, severance and termination arrangements and more…  More Details Here

5.       Negotiating the Angel or VC  Term Sheet

How do you prepare your startup company to gain investment?  What to look for and how do you negotiate  the term sheet for angel or VC finance?  See the steps to prepare in corporate, business, employment and IP areas, and then the key money and control parts of the angel and VC terms sheet, and still more information on post financing.    More Details Here

6.       Transforming Ideas into Successful Companies

Learn what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur, steps to launch a successful product or service company and startup legal issues you need to be concerned about.  More Details Here

7.       11/15 Offer:  Good until Nov. 30th 

This month I have a value-packed offer as a way to get introduced to my law work: a Company Funding  law diagnostic – this offer is good through 11/30/15. More Details Here

It’s always a pleasure to get back in touch with you and other clients, friends and colleagues.  I hope the links and information provided will be useful to you and that there will be an opportunity for me to work with you on legal matters in the near future. 

Let’s keep in touch! 

Best regards,


Robert Adelson


617-951-9980 ext 205

Engel & Schultz LLP

One Federal Street, Boston, MA