Daily General Counsel Co-Founders Jan Glassman and Joel Sowalsky will run a workshop on "The Top Ten Legal Mistakes for Businesses." This session is geared toward all kinds of entrepreneurs—including small business owners and freelancers as well as startups. You will learn common mistakes that many early-stage startups and small business owners make, and the best practices to help avoid these common traps. Topics include:
- Starting a business without a legal entity (or the wrong entity)
- Using contracts that are harmful to your business
- Ignoring intellectual property issues
- Human resource pitfalls
- Failing to use restrictive covenants
- Premature granting of ownership rights in your company
- and more
This session will give a 10,000 foot overview of the legal issues you must have in mind as a business owner. Daily General Counsel will do a deeper dive into particular topics in a series of workshops over the coming months at The Village Works, a neighborhood coworking space in Brookline Village. What you don’t know can hurt your business and can create personal liability. Learn how to deal with the realities of starting and running a startup or small business before trouble comes up, with these key principles in mind. __ DailyGC™ specializes in delivering highly experienced General Counsel services to small businesses and startups in Massachusetts.
The Village Works is a neighborhood coworking space in Brookline Village with meeting rooms, and events, and flexible memberships for shared workspace.