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ESOP Scheme Setup

From Burgeon Law & EquityList

About this document bundle

This set of documents includes an automatically generated scheme document, an example grant letter, and an example board resolution document from the team at Burgeon Law.

Designed with best practices

This document set is designed for companies that have yet to formally create an ESOP scheme and comes with industry accepted standard settings.

If your company required further customization, EquityList can connect you with Burgeon Law to help you tailor this document for your needs.

Industry standard terms for ESOP schemes

Per Grant Vesting Schedule & Exercise Price

Exercises limited to liquidity events

Allows companies to adhere to the principles of EquityList's Employee Aligned ESOP Guidelines.


All documents have been provided for general guidance purposes only and do not constitute formal legal or tax advice. Users are recommended to obtain the help of a professional consultant, lawyer and/or tax consultant before using these documents. The information provided above is in summary form and does not purport to be complete. Neither EquityList nor Burgeon Law or any person connected with them accepts any liability arising from the use of these documents. The recipient(s) before acting on any information herein should make their own investigation and seek appropriate professional advice and shall alone be fully responsible / liable for any use or any decision taken on the basis of information contained herein.
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