Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati publishes a report on private company financing trends. According to VentureOne, WSGR represents more companies that receive venture financing than any other law firm in the United States. In 2007, WSGR represented companies in over 500 venture equity and debt financings, which was 20.6% market share among U.S. law firms.
Various issues of the report cover valuation trends, amounts raised by series, up rounds vs. down rounds, liquidation preferences, pay-to-play, dividends, anti-dilution and redemption rights. Authors of articles include WSGR attorneys, venture capitalists, accountants and D&O specialists.
WSGR Entrepreneurs Report Spring 2008 – Printable PDF
WSGR Entrepreneurs Report Winter 2007 – Printable PDF
WSGR Entrepreneurs Report Fall 2007 – Printable PDF
WSGR Entrepreneurs Report Summer 2007 – Printable PDF