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The KO team is always tracking and making news across various practice areas and key industries. See the latest below.

Gaining Focus and Perspective: On Sabbatical with Jon Taylor

When is the last time you stepped away from your work for two months? If you’re like most people, the answer is probably never. And you aren’t alone. Nationwide, our workforce manages to take an average of only 17 of their 23 vacation days earned. Thankfully Coloradans are overachievers in…

Have you seen our new Denver office?

A Look at How Local Startup Havenly Helped Bring KO’s New Office to Life In 2013, Lee Mayer started Havenly as a solution to her own design challenge. After relocating to a Denver home from a tiny New York City apartment, she needed a house full of furniture, but had…

KO client Tilting Point Media receives investment from Metropolitan Partners Group

Tilting Point Media, a leading publishing and marketing platform supporting live gaming, recently announced a major investment from Metropolitan Partners Group to finance their expanding user acquisition fund and support Tilting Point’s work to develop AI-driven marketing technology. KO partner Jon Taylor along with attorneys Charles Ciaccio and Melissa Mellen worked with Tilting…

KO Supports Acquisition of SOFT Style, LLC

This month, with the guidance of KO team members Jennifer Rosenthal and Melissa Mellen, KO client SOFT Style, LLC (Bamboobies) was acquired by Apothecary Products. Bamboobies was started by entrepreneur Kerry Gilmartin and manufactures a wide range of breastfeeding support products. Click here to read more.

KO Client Left Hand Robotics Closes Deal on Major Seed Funding

Longmont innovators, Left Hand Robotics recently closed a deal to receive major seed financing to initiate production of SnowBot Pro, its commercial class self-driving snow-clearing robot. The investment, led by Heroic Ventures will help Left Hand Robotics begin delivering units of its innovative product this fall. Click here to read…

KO Supports Longmont Startup Week

For more than 15 years, KO has partnered with thousands of entrepreneurs and emerging companies to help them grow by providing strategic, practical business solutions and just the right amount of lawyering. This week, KO continued its support for local entrepreneurs by participating in Longmont Startup Week, an event organized…

KO Expands Commercial Contracts Practice, Adds Contracts Manager

End to end contract management supports companies throughout business lifecycle KO has expanded its commercial contracts practice with the addition of contracts manager Andrea Policky. Andrea’s contract lifecycle management and legal operations expertise strengthens KO’s offerings for seed, startup, growth and mature companies. “Proactive contract management provides significant value to…

Streamlining the SaaS Contract Process

Best Practices from Ben Oelsner All too often, software as a service (SaaS) deals get stuck in negotiation, with roadblocks popping up at each step in the process. In a recent interview with J. Ryan Williams of Sales Collider, KO partner Ben Oelsner shared his insights and best practices to…