The FORM+FUND Series at UC Berkeley teaches the core legal, financial, and organizational aspects of starting and scaling a new business.  Each session features introductions and office hours hosted by leading Silicon Valley attorneys, entrepreneurs, and/or venture capitalists. Attendance is by registration only.

Fall 2018 Schedule

Startup Law 101 September 4, 2018
Startup Law 102 September 25, 2018
Raising Capital October 2, 2018
Startup Accounting Tools October 16, 2018
IP Basics and Strategy October 30, 2018
Compensation and Hiring November 13, 2018
Data Privacy for Startups November 27, 2018

FORM+FUND Investor Showcase

(featuring presentations from leading Silicon Valley investors and Berkeley incubators) 

Winter 2018

Applications for Fall 2018 are open.


(open to Berkeley students, staff, faculty, and alumni and invited partner schools and organizations)
Workshop capacity is extremely limited and priority will be given to entrepreneurs who enroll in the full series. These entrepreneurs will also be awarded a Form+Fund Fellowship certificate and an invitation to attend the FORM+FUND Investor Showcase.
Watch the Startup@BerkeleyLaw introductory workshop, Startup Law 101 for founders, here!