What we're about

The StartEd community is a forum that offers pro bono legal discussion forum for local startups while educating and training law students in the process. Guest experts discuss these issues in an open discussion forum where Q&A is encouraged. Please note that while expert lawyers attend and discuss relevant legal issues in our forum, StartEd does not promote or provide actual professional services delivered by lawyers.

At each session we'll discuss a broad range of issues including:

-commercial contractual issues;

-setting up - corporate structure;

-intellectual property - patents/trademarks/copyright;

-data protection/privacy law; and

-business/accounting assistance.

Already successfully established in London and Dublin, Start-Ed now comes to Tokyo! We will be running events in both English and Japanese, and many of our expert speakers are bilingual. Events will be held at suitable venues around the city in collaboration with a number of universities, incubators and coworking spaces.

Please note that the expertise provided each month will depend on the particular skill-sets of the advisors at any given session. We look forward to seeing you at one of our meetups!

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