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Goulding, Rick

Richard A. Goulding

Associate

Rick‘s practice focuses on general corporate law, with an emphasis in mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, securities, commercial lending, and corporate finance. Rick provides practical legal advice to his clients on a wide array of legal matters ranging from day-to-day operational questions to sophisticated financings and strategic expansion. He also has experience in the drafting, review, and negotiation of a variety of technology-related agreements and licenses including software licenses, SaaS agreements, and contracts for cloud services.

Prior to law school, Rick worked as a White House intern on the National Economic Council in the Executive Office of the President of the United States, and currently serves on the Norwell Economic Development Committee.

Credentials

Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Associate (2018-Present)
  • The Publicis Groupe
    • Legal Counsel (2017-2018)
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
    • Associate (2015-2017)
    • Law Clerk (2013-2014)
    • Summer Associate (2013)
    • Paralegal (2011-2013)
  • Steppingstone Foundation
    • Affiliate Program Associate (2010-2011)
    • Preparation and Placement Assistant (2008-2010)
  • The White House
    • Intern, National Economic Council, Executive Office of the President (2010)

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Boston College High School Alumni Association, Board of Directors (2017-2018)
  • Town of Norwell, Economic Development Committee (2017-Present)

Professional Affiliations

  • Boston Bar Association, Public Interest Leadership Program (Class of 2019-2020)

Bar Memberships

  • Massachusetts (2014)
  • New York (2015)

News & Insight

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Federal Reserve Expands Scope of Main Street Lending Program

November 18, 2020

On October 30, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced amendments to the Main Street Lending Program to offer more targeted support to smaller businesses that continue to be adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Federal Reserve also released revised…

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Federal Reserve Releases Additional Information on the Main Street Lending Program

August 11, 2020

On July 28, 2020, the Federal Reserve extended the expiration of the Main Street Lending Program facilities through December 31, 2020. On July 31, 2020, the Federal Reserve released a revised set of Frequently Asked Questions relating to the Main Street fa…

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Federal Reserve Releases Terms of Main Street Facilities for Nonprofit Organizations

August 4, 2020

On July 17, 2020, the Federal Reserve released term sheets for the two Main Street Lending Program facilities designed to support lending to small and mid-sized nonprofit organizations, which term sheets were revised on July 28 to extend the expiration of …

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Federal Reserve Opens Lender Registration for Main Street Lending Program and Announces Main Street Loan Options for Nonprofit Organizations

June 17, 2020

On June 15, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced that lender registration for the Main Street Lending Program is now open. Lender registration instructions, as well as the form documentation relating to this program, are available here. The Federal Reserve …

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Federal Reserve Further Revises and Expands Main Street Lending Program for Small and Mid-sized Businesses

June 11, 2020

On June 8, 2020, the Federal Reserve further revised the Main Street Lending Program to facilitate lending to more small and mid-sized businesses. The Federal Reserve also released a revised set of Frequently Asked Questions that provide additional details…

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Federal Reserve Revises and Expands Main Street Lending Program For Small and Mid-sized Businesses

May 13, 2020

On April 9, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced the creation of a Main Street Lending Program to facilitate lending to small and mid-sized businesses. On April 30, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced revisions to this program, including an expansion of the…

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Federal Reserve Announces Main Street Lending Program for Small and Mid-sized Businesses

April 16, 2020

Update: On April 30, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced revisions to this program, which are discussed in our alert, “Federal Reserve Revises and Expands Main Street Lending Program For Small and Mid-sized Businesses,” found here.On April 9, 2020, the…

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CARES Act Relief for Mid-Sized and Large Businesses

April 7, 2020

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) was signed into law. $454 billion (plus any amounts not used for Industry-Specific Relief) has been set aside to make loans and loan guarantees to, and other inves…

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Key Lessons in Disclosure & Social Media from the Elon Musk and Tesla Inc. Settlement

October 9, 2018

*The settlement between Musk/Tesla and the SEC was approved by a U.S. District Judge on October 16, 2018. This article was updated accordingly on that date.Elon Musk and Tesla Inc. recently reached a settlement with the SEC, after the commission filed enfo…

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Firm News

Hinckley Allen Welcomes Seven Attorneys to the Firm

September 4, 2018

Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome the following attorneys to Hinckley Allen: Shasky L. Clarke, Lisa M. DeFronzo, Nicholas A. Denice, Amanda A. Garganese, Richard A. Goulding, III, Gina K. Kim, and Jenna M. Montesano.