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Legal Basics for Small Business

Thursday, August 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am • Organized By SCORE Kansas City


Here’s a SCORE workshop that will provide you the basics to help you comply with Federal, state and local laws, and minimize your legal risks in your daily transactions.

This workshop focuses on the following topics that are key in the life of a small business owner:

Selecting and forming a legal entity for your business 

How to bring in co-owners

Creating governing documents, LLC Operating Agreement or Corporation Shareholder’s Agreement

Employer/Employee Law - Keeping on the right side of Employment Law?

Employee vs. independent contractor issues

Leasing property – pitfalls to avoid

Insurance - Do you need it and what types of insurance should you consider?

Doing business in other states

Operating your business over the internet

Intellectual property: Patents, Trademarks, and Trade Names


FACULTY:  Chris Brown - Pixel Law and Rob Warzel - Spencer Fane

Please connect 5 minutes in advance to be sure you have a good connection. The workshop begins promptly at 9:00 AM and concludes by 11:00 AM.

SCORE Kansas City
SCORE Kansas City
(816) 235-6675
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