Frukostseminarum 5/2: Successfully navigating US market entry and raising capital in the US

Thinking about tapping the US consumer market to sell your product? Aspiring to tap into the flow of capital in the United States to fund your business? The United States is a complex jurisdiction, but a little advance knowledge can go a long way to helping you successfully navigate selling and licensing your products, and funding your business.

Monday the 5th of February the lawyers from MacDonald Weiss PLLC, a New York based boutique law firm, hold a seminar where you learn how your company can successfully expand and raise money in the United States.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Expanding into the United States – Nuts and Bolts for launching US operations, and licensing or distributing products in the US
  • Negotiating with angel and VC investors – Key deal terms, Key Documents, Pitfalls, and Understanding Control and Dilution

Attendees will also have the opportunity to register for a complimentary 30 minute private consultation with lawyers from MacDonald Weiss and Magnusson. Interested startups can sign-up hereIf no additional meeting times are available, please contact Lucy Popoter at for assistance.

Mon, February 5, 2018
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM CET

SUP46, Start-Up People of Sweden
Regeringsgatan 65, Plan 3
111 56 Norrmalm

Limited amount of avalible seats. Fika will be served.

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About the speakers

Noreen Weiss assists founders, growth companies, C-Suites, Boards of Directors, and investors achieve their objectives for cross border business expansion. Her expertise includes corporate expansion, incentive compensation, M&A and joint venture transactions, raising capital publicly and privately, corporate governance, product sales and licensing, and general commercial and business law matters including technology licensing. Prior to forming MacDonald Weiss, Noreen practiced law in the New York, London and Tokyo offices of the international firm Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, and also served as Counsel for International Corporate Development for the TV channel HBO. Noreen also serves as outside general counsel for US and non-US businesses.

Robert MacDonald has over 30 years of experience in a wide range of business law areas, including corporate, M&A, finance, commercial law, and tax. Before forming MacDonald Weiss, he was a partner in the Paris-based international law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel, and before that he was a partner in the US-based international law firm Hunton & Williams. He frequently serves as outside general counsel to non-US companies that are doing business in the US.

Della Hill is an associate at MacDonald Weiss. Della works on a wide variety of corporate, M&A, commercial, tax, software licensing, and other general business matters for both US and non-US clients. Certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (CIPP/US), Della focuses a segment of her practice advising clients on privacy, data, and other consumer protection obligations under US State and federal law.