CBA SKILLED LAWYER SERIES 2017
THE LEGAL LIFECYCLE OF A BUSINESS
Businesses seek out lawyers who have the skills and knowledge to address their current legal requirements, and to anticipate and proactively mitigate future issues.
In order to meet the immediate and long-term needs of your corporate clients, you need to understand the legal lifecycle of a business.
This eight-module curriculum covers the major stages of a company's evolution – from a startup bringing on new shareholders, investors and staff, to a mature corporation contemplating its exit strategy.
A faculty of knowledgeable practitioners will guide you through practical and proven strategies for structuring a business ... navigating several rounds of financing ... protecting intellectual property ... attracting and managing employees ... and preparing for acquisition or reorganization.
Here’s what we’re going to cover:
Representing a Business: From Startups to Mature Corporations
January 31, 2017
Shareholder Agreement: How to Draft Effective and Enforceable Provisions
February 16, 2017
Business Finance for Lawyers I: Raising Seed Capital for a Startup
February 28, 2017
Business Finance for Lawyers II: From Venture Capital to Private Equity
March 14, 2017
Corporate IP Strategy: Protecting Knowledge Assets During the Business Lifecycle
March 28, 2017
Workforce Planning: Employee Considerations for the Business Lifecycle
April 11, 2017
Business Acquisition: Deal Tactics and Boardroom Strategies
April 25, 2017
Corporate Reorganization: What Business Lawyers Need to Know
May 9, 2017
View the Skilled Lawyer Series 2017 programs on “Essential Skills for Litigators”.