IP Boutique Rapacke Law Expands to South Florida

Contact Andy at 800-601-5230 or mail at andy@arapackelaw.com Intellectual property boutique The Rapacke Law Group has expanded into South Florida with the opening of a Fort Lauderdale office. Andrew Rapacke, the founder and sole partner of The Rapacke Law Group, moved from Orlando, where he founded the firm, to the Fort Lauderdale area and decided the market provided strong opportuniti...
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THE CEO’S GUIDE TO RAISING CAPITAL

Mr. Weigel, a Florida resident, has been practicing securities law since 1990.  Capital For Keeps is a product of his government regulatory and private practice of law experiences. These private sector experiences include fifteen years of advising public and private company clients on capital raising transactions, preparing SEC reports and registration statement filings, taking companies public, c...
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The Creative Economy

Regardless of whether you call yourself an entrepreneur, freelancer, independent contractor or business owner, business as we knew it has changed forever. This shift in how and where and for whom, we work for has caused ripples in the very fabric of our society and corresponding changes to our very economic models. Some see this vast upheaval as being more important then the industrial revolution...
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How do we help startups

We are a business consultancy & venture catalyst serving the needs of technology entrepreneurs and investors.  We provide strategic thinking, due diligence, investment consulting and heavy lifting services all designed to capture developing opportunities while mitigating business risk. Our goal is to always provide superior investment returns and wealth creation for our investors, co fo...
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Thirteen TED talks for purposeful women.

1. Lessons from the Mental Hospital by Glennon Doyle Melton. Although at first glance this talk seems to be about the grip of addiction, it’s actually about the bravery of living with our whole hearts in this big, messy world. 2. How Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are by Amy Cuddy. How we hold our bodies shapes the message we send ourselves, not just the people around us. Don’t fake it t...
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HOLLYWOOD FL CoWorking – Accelerator

// Planned first to be the focus point for jump-starting economic growth and improved entrepreneurial activities in Hollywood, FL.  The center will offer coworking spaces, classrooms and event space for the training and practice of innovation and business creation. Providing the best of office space coupled with a powerful back-office technology platform and by offering acceleration services al...
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Safe Financing Documents

SAFE Financing Documents The SAFE  (Simple Agreement for Future Equity) is intended to replace convertible notes in most cases, and we think it addresses many of the problems with convertible notes while preserving their flexibility. In addition to being simpler and clearer, we think the intention for the safe is to remain fair to both investors and founders. In 2008, Y Combinator published a ...
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Don’t waste your first impression.

You never get a second chance to make first impression.  Don't waste your first impression.  Keep your powder dry until  you are vetted and ready.  The correct strategy coupled with the correct short list of the ten ideal investors will raise more money, at better terms and much faster... spray and pray is counter productive. As former Investment Bankers, technologists and seri...
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