• Legal Basics for Startups: Fundraising

    LawTrades

    You can also get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/legal-basics-for-startups-fundraising-tickets-65578508083 ~~~ About this event: Founders must understand the basic legal concepts behind equity financing in order to create exit opportunities.This event will cover a high level summary on structuring your company so it is well-positioned to attract equity investment and optimize its chances at achieving an exit with a focus on the pros and cons of various types of financing, raising your first round of capital, protecting the ownership of your company’s intellectual property, enabling your company to repurchase equity pursuant to various triggers, common deal terms and the impact of various deal terms. What’s Included: - Presentation on fundraising by popular startup attorneys - Beer, wine & pizza :) - Interactive talk on Fundraising Basics - Awesome entrepreneurs to mingle with - $50 off your first legal project (using the promo code *EVENT50*) Schedule: 6:00 - 6:30: Sign-in & Grab a Seat (and a beer!) 6:30 - 7:00: Attorney Presentation 7:00 - 7:15: Open Forum Q & A 7:15 - 8:15: Networking Happy Hour Speakers: Jo Ann Jorge -- Managing Partner at Gleason & Gleason Jo Ann focuses her practice on providing business and employment law advice on matters including contracts, technology-related issues, corporate governance concerns, equity transactions and structuring, corporate and employment compliance, as well as disputes. Jo Ann serves as outside general counsel and as local counsel to corporations. Frank Gleason -- Founding Partner at Gleason & Gleason Frank represents early-stage, closely held, small and mid-sized companies as well as individuals, focusing his practice on business and employment litigation, contract drafting and negotiation, and corporate compliance/risk reduction. Frank also serves as local counsel and outside general counsel to corporations. Scott Waxler -- Managing Partner at LockeBridge Partners Scott Waxler has over twenty years of experience in mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance and business development roles. Scott is the recipient of numerous national and international awards including the M&A Advisor’s “Deal Maker of the Year” Award, which is recognized as one of the investment banking industry’s most prestigious honors. Have a question? Tweet your legal questions to @lawtrades with the hashtag #legalbasics and we'll cover it at the event. https://twitter.com/LawTrades About LawTrades: LawTrades (https://www.lawtrades.com/) is the easiest way to get matched with interested and available lawyers at a price that works for you. The LawTrades team is focused on utilizing technology, design, and data to make legal services more accessible for businesses of all sizes.

  • Office Hours with LawTrades, hosted at WeWork Wall St.

    WeWork Wall Street

    Office Hours with LawTrades Attorney Gabriel Mbanefo Historically, receiving solid legal advice has been difficult for early-stage tech companies & small businesses to access. Typical law firms charge upwards of $500 per hour which, for many entrepreneurs, isn't an option. On March 9th, LawTrades is hosting free office hours at the Wall Street WeWork. Have legal questions? Sit down with Gabriel Mbanefo, a dual qualified corporate and IP lawyer licensed to practice law in New York, England and Wales. You can use this 20 minutes to discuss issues such as: • Forming a new business • Doing business internationally • Protecting your IP • Contracts • Seed funding • Employment law Book here! (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/office-hours-with-lawtrades-tickets-32267064659) Slots WILL fill up fast, if you see that all appointments have been booked but you would still like to take advantage of our free office hours, please email [masked] immediately with a brief description of what you would like to discuss and we'll do our best to schedule you a free session.

  • Office Hours with LawTrades, hosted by Justworks.

    Book Your Free Appointment Here: http://bit.ly/2kx1qkg RSVP'S on Meetup Do Not Count. Limited slots available. Book now before they're all gone! ____ Getting legal advice has traditionally been very hard for early stage tech companies & small businesses to access. Typical law firms charge upwards of $500 per hour which, for many entrepreneurs, isn't feasible. On Friday, February 3rd, LawTrades is hosting free office hours at Justworks' headquarters. Have legal questions? Sit down with an attorney for 20 minutes of free legal advice. You can use this 20 minutes to discuss issues such as: -Forming your business -Protecting your IP -Contracts -Seed funding -Employment law ____ Book Your Free Appointment Here: http://bit.ly/2kx1qkg Slots WILL fill up fast, if you see that all appointments have been booked but you would still like to take advantage of our free office hours, please email [masked] immediately with a brief description of what you would like to discuss and we'll do our best to schedule you a free session. If you have any questions about this event, please email [masked]. ____ Special thanks to Justworks (http://www.justworks.com/) for hosting this event! Justworks is a simple, all-in-one platform that automates and manages benefits, payroll, HR, and government paperwork to help business owners take care of their teams.

  • Startup Law Fireside Chat + Happy Hour🍻

    WeWork Studio Sqaure

    Get on the list here: https://www.f6s.com/startuplawworkshophappyhour/ Mark Zuckerberg is famous for forming Facebook as an LLC in Florida. We created this series to make sure you don’t make the same mistake. There’s a lot that happens behind the scenes of a startup, but if you know the legal basics you can get yourself set up the right way, avoid costly mistakes, and concentrate on what you actually want to do – which is growing your company into a success. At this event, you’ll learn from Jon Hood, a successful NYC startup attorney, on forming and organizing your company, protecting your IP, implementing web agreements, and raising capital. Raad Ahmed (http://twitter.com/r44d), CEO & Founder of LawTrades, will also join Jon and share his personal success stories and give practical general advice for fellow entrepreneurs. Join fellow small business owners to hear tips on handling the trickiest parts of running a business! What’s Included: - Free beer, wine & pizza :) - Interactive fireside chat with a startup lawyer & Founder of LawTrades - Awesome entrepreneurs to mingle with - $100 off your first legal project (using the promo code *MEETUP100*) Schedule: 5:30 - 6:15: Sign-in & Grab a Seat (and a beer!) 6:15 - 6:45: Attorney Presentation 6:45 - 7:00: Open Forum Q & A 7:00 - 8:00: Networking Hour You can also RSVP here! (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-law-workshop-happy-hour-tickets-27951907909) LawTrades (http://www.lawtrades.com) is the easiest way to get matched with interested and available lawyers at a price that works for you. The LawTrades team is focused on utilizing technology, design, and data to make legal services more accessible for businesses of all sizes. Looking to book a 1-on-1 legal strategy session before this event? Book a vetted startup attorney absolutely free to get all your questions answered here: https://goo.gl/wupg3b

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  • Legal Basics & Fundraising for Startups | Made In NY

    Made in NY Media Center

    We're teaming up with Made In NY to teach entrepreneurs the basics behind starting a business, and raising money. Tickets and Full Details here (http://nymediacenter.com/events/event/?id=96EDE3B4-E26A-4397-AFF0FFF958ED83D1&slugid=legal-basics-and-fundrasing-for-startups) About this event: Mark Zuckerberg is famous for forming his startup, Facebook, as a Florida LLC. We created this series to make sure you don’t make the same mistake. There’s a lot that happens behind the scenes of a startup, but if you know the legal basics, you can get yourself set up the right way, avoid costly mistakes, and concentrate on what you actually want to do–which is make your company a success. Takeaways: In this event, you’ll learn about forming and organizing your company, protecting your IP, raising capital, allocating equity, dealing with investors, and more. As an added bonus we will also have 1 on 1 office hours with a LawTrades lawyer to answer any specific questions you may have (RSVP'S on Meetup do not count). *Exclusive for Members Ask Questions, Gain Advice. Speak with a vetted startup attorney absolutely free to get your questions answered and gain comprehensive legal advice for your business. Book 20 Minutes Free (https://calendly.com/schedule-lawtrades/free20min/01-18-2016) sponsored by :

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  • Startup & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer @ Fiverr

    ALTERNATIVE LINK TO ATTEND IS BELOW https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-entrepreneur-networking-mixer-fiverr-tickets-19459287252 Unwind after work with some beer and wine on us. Meet new people, share ideas, and network with others in the tech community. Take a tour of the office and learn about how fiverr can help your business. *Get 20% off your first order on fiverr just by attending! -------------------------------------------------------------------- Event Organizers fiverr.com Graphics, marketing, fun, and more online services, on budget and on time. www.fiverr.com (http://www.fiverr.com/) LawTrades Hire an elite business lawyer in minutes. www.lawtrades.com (http://www.lawtrades.com/) *Text MIXER to[masked] for chance to win $500 off your next legal bill.

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  • Startup & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer @ Fiverr

    ALTERNATIVE LINK TO ATTEND IS BELOW https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-entrepreneur-networking-mixer-fiverr-tickets-19459287252 Unwind after work with some beer and wine on us. Meet new people, share ideas and network with others in the tech community. Take a tour of the office and learn about how fiverr can help your business. *Get 20% off your first order on fiverr just by attending! -------------------------------------------------------------------- Event Organizers fiverr.com Graphics, marketing, fun, and more online services, on budget and on time. www.fiverr.com (http://www.fiverr.com/) LawTrades Hire an elite business lawyer in minutes. www.lawtrades.com (http://www.lawtrades.com/) *Text MIXER to[masked] for chance to win $500 off your next legal bill.

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  • Startup & Entrepreneur Networking Mixer @ Fiverr

    ALTERNATIVE LINK TO ATTEND IS BELOW http://www.eventbrite.com/e/business-entrepreneur-networking-mixer-fiverr-tickets-18192530348 Unwind after work with a few drinks. Meet new people, share ideas and network with others in the tech community. Take a tour of the office and learn about how fiverr can help your business. *Get 20% off your first order on fiverr just by attending! -------------------------------------------------------------------- Event Organizers fiverr Graphics, marketing, fun, and more online services, on budget and on time. www.fiverr.com (http://www.fiverr.com/) Larry by LawTrades Text to get legal stuff done on demand without any hassle www.lawtrades.com/larry (http://www.lawtrades.com/) *Text MIXER to[masked] for chance to win $500 off your next legal bill.

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  • 🍻📈Wednesday Happy Hour Showcase!📋 🍻

    ********RSVP's ON MEETUP DOES NOT COUNT.********* IN ORDER TO ATTEND! YOU MUST: 1. SIGN UP FOR LARRY BY CLICKING HERE (https://lawtrades.com/larry) (IT'S FREE!) (If you are already signed up, skip to step 2 👍) AND 2. RSVP -------> WITH THIS LINK (https://www.squadup.com/events/happyhourshowcase62) <-------- Startups + midweek parties + epiphanies + booming ideas + networking + you = Happy Hour Showcase! It's Humpday! Come enjoy the showcase and have a good time mingling and networking over drinks. Theres no better way to meet new people & gain new connections while drinking your favorite beers. Wednesday's showcase is featuring RealMatch (http://www.realmatch.com/about), JobSuitors (https://www.jobsuitors.com/) & MelodyWilding (http://melodywilding.com/about/)! Meet Larry (https://lawtrades.com/larry): Text to get anything legal on-demand with no hassle. It's free! https://lawtrades.com/larry LawTrades (https://lawtrades.com/larry) is the easiest way to get matched with interested and available lawyers at a price that works for you. The LawTrades team is focused on utilizing technology, design, and data to make legal services more accessible.

  • 📢 🍻Tuesday Happy Hour Showcase!🍻 📢

    ********RSVP's ON MEETUP DOES NOT COUNT.********* IN ORDER TO ATTEND! YOU MUST: 1. SIGN UP FOR LARRY BY CLICKING HERE (https://lawtrades.com/larry) (IT'S FREE!) (If you are already signed up, skip to step 2 👍) AND 2. RSVP -------> WITH THIS LINK (https://www.squadup.com/events/happyhourshowcase62) <-------- Startups + midweek parties + epiphanies + booming ideas + networking + you = Happy Hour Showcase! Come enjoy the showcase and have a good time mingling and networking over drinks. Theres no better way to meet new people & gain new connections while drinking your favorite beers. Tuesday Happy Hour Showcase is featuring ?What If! Innovation (http://www.whatifinnovation.com/), J (https://www.justworks.com/about/)ustworks (https://www.justworks.com/about/), & Prooffix (http://prooffix.com/#why_prooffix)! Meet Larry (https://lawtrades.com/larry): Text to get anything legal on-demand with no hassle. It's free! https://lawtrades.com/larry LawTrades (https://lawtrades.com/larry) is the easiest way to get matched with interested and available lawyers at a price that works for you. The LawTrades team is focused on utilizing technology, design, and data to make legal services more accessible.