A.

Accredited investor

Acquisition

Angel Investor

Articles of Incorporation

At-will Employee

B.

Back-up certificate

Balance sheet

Bankruptcy

Blanket lien

Board of Directors

Business Plan

Buy-Sell Agreement

Bylaws

C.

Capital Account

Capital Commitment

Capital Contributions

Capital Gains

Capital Stock

C-Corporation

Certificate of Incorporation

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Closing

Collateral

Common Stock

Confidential Information

Contingent Liability

Convertible Note

Corporate Governance

Co-Sale Rights

Creditor

Cross-Fund Investment

D.

Debt Financing

Debt-To-Equity Ratio

Default

Demand Registration Rights

Depreciation

Director

Disclosure Documents

Distribution

Domestic Corporation

Due Diligence

E.

Early Stage Financing

Economies of Scale

Employee Stock Option Plan

Employer Identification Number (EIN)

Employment Agreement

Engagement Letter

Entity

Equity

Escrow

Exit Strategy

F.

Federal Reserve Act

Fiduciary Duties

G.

General Partner

H.

Hedge Fund

Holding Company

I.

Incentive Stock Option (ISO)

Incorporation

Indemnification

Independent Contractor

Initial Public Offering (IPO)

Integration

Intellectual Property

Interest

Investor

Investor Rights Agreement

L.

Letter of Intent

License

Liquidation

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)

Limited Partners

Limited Partnership

Litigation

M.

Major Investor

Majority Shareholder

Merger

N.

Non-Compete

Non-Qualified Stock Options (NSO)

O.

Officer

Operating Expenses

P.

Partnership

Patent

Portfolio Company

Preferred Stock

Proprietary Rights

Public Company

Purchase Agreement

R.

Registered Agent

Return On Investment (ROI)

S.

S-Corporation

Shareholders

Shell Corporation

Small Business Administration (SBA)

Sole Proprietor

Startup

Stockholders

Stock Options

Stock Purchase Agreement

T.

Technology Transfer Agreement

Trademark

Trade Secret

V.

Venture Capital Financing

Venture Capital Limited Partnership