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Legal Essentials For Start-Ups & Emerging Businesses - by Allied Legal

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Cowork Me

245 St Kilda Road · St Kilda

How to find us

From CBD take Tram 3 or 67 to CoWork Me (Argyle St stop) or tram 3 from Balaclava Station (on Sandringham line) to Argyle St stop. Plenty of under cover parking on site for evening events.

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Are you an entrepreneur, start-up or emerging business? Then Allied Legal’s presentation on Legal Essentials For Start-Ups and Emerging Businesses should not be missed.

Rahul Kumar from Allied Legal will cover the following topics:
1. Getting started – how to structure my business and why is this important?
2. An introduction to key legal documents (shareholders agreements, subscription agreements, customer terms and conditions and IP assignment agreement).
3. Raising capital (alternatives available, effective structuring and “do’s and don’ts”).
4. Protecting your intellectual property.
5. Effectively structuring employment relationships.
6. Case studies and Q&A.

Allied Legal specialises in assisting start-ups, emerging businesses and entrepreneurs. Rahul Kumar who will be presenting this seminar is a highly experienced commercial lawyer, regarded as a trusted advisor and legal mentor to many start-ups. He is passionate about adding value to clients by providing innovative and collaborative legal solutions.

Here is an article Allied Legal prepared about common pitfalls start-ups should avoid

And another explaining the different structures available for your start-up

More information can be found at

If you require our assistance, contact us at to help you get started and don’t forget to mention you are a Silicon Beacher for discounted rates.

Allied Legal is a proud sponsor of Silicon Beach, Empowering Founders.
Interested in sponsoring us? Find out how & why at

Venue Partner for this event is CoWork Me, St Kilda
Ask their friendly team about the exclusive coworking rates for Silicon Beachers. Come in early for a personal tour of this fabulous space.

Please note that we will be taking photographs and video recording at this workshop. By attending this event you give consent and accept that photos maybe posted on social media and websites of Silicon Beach and of our event sponsors and partners.
Photo credit: City of Melbourne/ That Startup Show /Photographer Wren Steiner