[FoRK] problems with venture capital

Luis Villa <luis at tieguy.org> on Tue Sep 25 12:40:54 PDT 2007

On 9/25/07, Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org> wrote:
>
> Those of you with startup scars: what are the problems with
> venture capital?
>
> How large a share of profits do they expect? How much do they
> own you? What's the entire mechanics of it? Etc.
>
> I might get some, but I'm not at all sure we should accept.

Tangentially related, I was amused by Guy Kawasaki's post on the top
lies lawyers tell tech entrepreneurs:

http://blog.guykawasaki.com/2007/09/the-top-ten-six.html

Luis (IANAL,Y)

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