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Bryan Cave was ranked by PitchBook in multiple league tables in its 2017 annual Global League Tables report. According to recently released figures, Bryan Cave is among the top law firms, based on deal counts, in the following categories: Most Active Global Law Firm in VC Deals: 14th Most Active […]

In our prior post, we identified 8 common means used to protect minority investors’ stakes in start-ups. In addition to considering those, minority investors should be aware of their ability to exit their investments. Typically, investments in privately held companies are illiquid. This can be either positive or negative to […]

Business investors, like venture capital funds, angels and other investors, typically receive minority ownership interests. The resulting lack of voting control and limited influence on management control requires these investors to use other means to protect their interests and have a voice in key business decisions. Minority investors should consider […]

The United States has relatively few restrictions on collecting information from children off-line. Efforts to collect information from children over the internet, however, are regulated by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”). Among other things, COPPA requires that a website obtain parental consent prior to collecting information, post a […]

Courts across the country continue to weigh in on the issue of website accessibility. Earlier this month, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire denied a Motion to Dismiss filed by online food delivery servicer Blue Apron. In denying the motion, the court found that Blue Apron’s […]

Bryan Cave was ranked by PitchBook in multiple league tables in its 2017 Q3 Global League Tables report. According to recently released figures, Bryan Cave is among the top law firms, based on deal counts, in the following eight categories: “Most Active VC Law Firms Global” (10th) “Most Active in […]

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and other digital currency financing events have enjoyed explosive growth in 2017, with hundreds of millions of dollars invested with little to no regulation or government oversight. That era appears to be coming to a close, as the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is poised to […]

DENVER, Colo. – June 20, 2017 — CirrusMD, which offers a text-first approach to telemedicine for large health systems and insurers, today announced the closing of a $7 million Series A financing led by Colorado Impact Fund, joined by Bootstrap Incubation, Three Leaf Ventures, Rockies Venture Fund, Service Provider Capital, Sand […]

Boulder, Colo., February 23, 2017 –  SlamData Inc., the leading open source analytics company for modern unstructured data today announced that it has raised a $6.7M Series A funding round, led by Shasta Ventures. The investment will drive further development of the firm’s breakthrough analytics solution: a single application for natively […]

DENVER– CyberGRX, the provider of the most comprehensive third-party cyber risk management platform, today announced that it has raised $20 million in Series B funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP). CyberGRX’s existing investors also participated in the round, including Aetna Ventures, Allegis Capital, ClearSky, GV (formerly Google Ventures), MassMutual Ventures, […]