A Share Agreement is the commitment of a potential shareholder, also known as a subscriber, to pay funds to a company (company) in an agreed number of “slices” in return for the issuance and allocation of a certain number of shares at a certain price, so that the participant becomes a shareholder (shareholder). A share subscription agreement must include the number of shares issued to the shareholder, as well as the order and date on which the funds are advanced. It sometimes seems that a share subscription contract no longer specifies the terms of a term sheet (“Term Sheet”). When your startup takes over, you`ll need a number of documents before the money falls into your corporate bank account. An equity subscriber is a document you may need. While not all increases require this agreement, it is important that the founders know when it is necessary (and not) necessary to have one. Once the parties have signed the subscription contract, the investor and the company must follow the investment procedure described in the document, namely that a subscription contract is a kind of share offer document. In addition, a share subscription contract includes corporate representations and guarantees (and sometimes founders). These guarantees are in the investor`s best interest – they essentially help them to know what they are committing to themselves without having to do a great deal of diligence themselves. Guarantees may contain statements that have the effect: Share sponsoring agreements can vary considerably depending on the needs of the parties and the types of actions, which are signed, however, contain common clauses: In Redweaver Investments Ltd v Lawrence Field Ltd (1991) 5 ACSR 438 of the NSW Supreme Court has decided that a provision in a share underwriting agreement requires the defendant to pay the plaintiff an “amount of compensation” “through liquidated damages” in certain circumstances and an unlawful reduction in the defendants` capital.