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This program was recorded on April 2, 2019
The course will focus on an array of legal matters that start-ups and emerging companies often overlook. The failure to properly address these matters can create hidden minefields with respect to corporate structuring and governance, tax planning, securities law compliance, protection of intellectual property, employment, and customer/client relationships, to name a few areas of concern. Ultimately, these minefields can undermine company valuation, create partner disputes, result in material litigation or regulatory issues, or eventually lead to the destruction of even a financially successful business.
Jeffrey W. Berkman, a principal at Falcon Rappaport & Berkman, PLLC, is a corporate/securities lawyer representing entrepreneurs, domestic and international companies, family businesses, private investment funds, nonprofits and investors in connection with business structuring, domestic and cross-border transactions, mergers & acquisitions, investment fund structuring, venture capital, private equity, secured financing, joint ventures, securities law matters, commercial transactions/contracts and a wide-scope of business law matters. Jeff has practiced law for thirty years, working with entrepreneurs, businesses and joint ventures in various industries, including venture capital, private equity, technology, healthcare, food services, retail, fashion, management consulting, manufacturing, service providers, professional practices, brick and mortar companies, entertainment/film and emerging media.
1 General Credit
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- The best language to use
- How to handle the notice section
- Limitations of liability
- Keeping trade secrets confidential
- Usage—the Oxford comma
- Application of the Uniform Written Obligations Act
- Contracts under seal
- Choice of law
- The effect of force majeure clauses
- Third-party beneficiaries
- What happens during a breach