Double-Dipping

In principle, this refers to collecting a fee or other …

Down Round

Issue of shares in a company at a lower subscription …

Down-Round

Venture capital term for a share offering at a lower …

Drag-Along

Provision in a shareholders’ agreement which enables a percentage of …

Dramatic Works

Copyright law in most jurisdictions allow for the protection of …

Drive-By VC

Slang term for a venture capitalist, who contributes some funds …

DRM

Acronym for Digital Rights Management

Droit Moral

French for moral rights. As moral rights are widely considered …

Drugs Pipeline

Refers to the compounds a company has undergoing the human …

DtD, D-to-D

Acronym for Diluted-to-Death. See Anti-Dilution Clause, Dilution, Down Round.

Dual Use

Export Control term referring to goods which have both legitimate civil …

Duck Test

“If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck …