Jul 3, 2014 Official Announcement

500 Startups Announces ‘KISS’

We’re thrilled to announce a totally unsexy, yet super useful, set of legal documents for founders and investors affectionately called the KISS (“Keep It Simple Security”). While regular folks can probably ignore this earth-shattering news completely and go back to watching the World Cup, founders and investors should probably pause the game for 5 minutes and keep reading. The KISS docs are designed to SAVE founders & investors TIME and MONEY. They’re FREE legal docs you can use to RAISE MONEY quickly & easily, hopefully WITHOUT GETTING SCREWED.* Got that? Good. But wait… why the hell are we doing this? We’ve seen lots of people get screwed over in the past (both founders and investors, and sometimes people = us), …