Your co-founder left, now what?

Co-founders are often friends or colleagues who decide to take on the challenge of starting a business together (even the Peak partners are friends from their law school days). It’s easy to think that building a company will strengthen a relationship, but that...

What’s in your SaaS agreement?

Have you heard the old saw about software eating the world? It was initially written by a legendary software developer and venture capitalist in reference to the explosion of software and the pressures of companies to reorient their products to focus on the advantages...

Peak in Conversation: Joe Raczka, York IE

How have the events of 2020 impacted the venture capital ecosystem, and what lies in store for startups post-pandemic? Peak reached out to the experts at York IE to talk about the future of pitch competitions, racial inequity in raising capital, and more. Enjoy our...

Who’s on your deal?

In the pilot episode of Suits, a team of at least a dozen lawyers is seen arguing (collaborating?) with each other in a crowded office of the law firm Gordon Schmidt Van Dyke. They are presumably handling the finer points of a large deal, which is set to close...