Start-Up Forms Library

Choose from six categories to download the key legal forms that you will need to start and grow your company.

Corporate Formation Documents (Delaware Corporation)

  • Incorporation Questionnaire
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Bylaws
  • Action by Written Consent of Incorporator
  • Initial Organizational Resolutions of the Board of Directors
  • SS-4 and Filing Instructions to Obtain an EIN

Founders' Stock Purchase Documents

  • Common Stock Purchase Agreement (with Vesting)
  • Common Stock Certificate
  • Notice of Issuance of Uncertificated Stock 
  • Capitalization Table
  • Stock Ledger
  • 83(b) Election Form
  • 25102(f) Notice

Director- and Officer-Related Documents

  • Indemnification Agreement
  • Stockholder Approval of Indemnification Agreement

Employment & Consultant Documents

  • Employee Offer Letter
  • Employment Agreement 
  • Consulting Agreement

Technology Related Documents

  • Confidential Information and Invention Assignment Agreement for Employees
  • Confidential Information and Invention Assignment Agreement for Consultants
  • Nondisclosure Agreement (Mutual)

Equity Compensation Documents

  • Stock Plan
  • Stock Plan Summary
  • Option Agreement
  • Restricted Stock Purchase Agreement
  • Board Approval of Stock Plan
  • Board Approval of RSP Grant 
  • Stockholder Approval of Stock Plan
  • Board Approval of Option Grant
  • 83(b) Election Form
  • 25102(o) Notice

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