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.

Spring 2019 Schedule

(Subject to change)

Startup Law 101

February 5, 2019

Startup Law 102

February 12, 2019

Employment Law 101 for Startups

February 26, 2019

IP Basics and Strategy

March 5, 2019

Data Privacy for Startups

March 12, 2019

Startup Accounting Essentials

March 19, 2019

Venture Terms and Processes

April 2, 2019

Raising Capital

 April 16, 2019

FORM+FUND Investor Showcase

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

Spring 2019

Applications for Fall 2019 will open late Summer.

(open to Berkeley students, staff, faculty, 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.
If you’re interested in attending the sessions on an as needed basis, we keep a limited number of seats open each week. Sign up for the FORM+FUND email list to receive invites with the most up to date information on time and location.
Watch the Startup@BerkeleyLaw introductory workshop, Startup Law 101 for founders, here!