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Advising the Small Business: What You Need to Know


Level: Advanced
Runtime: 91 minutes
Recorded Date: October 18, 2018
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  • Advising the Small Business
  • Top Ten Issues every Start-Up Needs to Address
  • Top Ten Issues to Keep Entrepreneur Clients Coming Back
  • Organizing or Cleaning Up a Corporation
Runtime: 1 hour and 31 minutes
Recorded: October 18, 2018

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Jean L. Batman, author of ABA Best Seller Advising the Small Business: Forms and Advice for the Legal Practitioner, will discuss considerations and best practices for representing small business clients, including the top ten issues every start-up needs to address, and the top ten tips for keeping your entrepreneur clients coming back.

Jean L. Batman, author of ABA Best Seller Advising the Small Business: Forms and Advice for the Legal Practitioner, will discuss considerations and best practices for representing small business clients, including the top ten issues every start-up needs to address, and the top ten tips for keeping your entrepreneur clients coming back. The program will include discussion of how to approach issues from scratch and how to determine whether an existing situation requires clean up, particularly with regard to the observation of corporate formalities and maintaining the corporate shield.

This program was recorded on October 18th, 2018.

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American Bar Association
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Panelists

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Jean L. Batman, MBA, JD

Founder
Legal Venture Counsel, Inc.

Jean L. Batman founded Legal Venture Counsel, Inc. in 2004 to provide outside general counsel services to investors, entrepreneurs, and small businesses. Prior to forming Legal Venture Counsel, Ms. Batman was a partner in the San Francisco offices of an Am Law 100 law firm. As outside general counsel to a variety of companies and individuals, Ms. Batman provides business and financial legal services to privately-held entities operating in a broad range of industries including real estate development, financial and professional services, manufacturing, software, retail, biotechnology/specialty pharmaceutical and high technology. She has written and spoken on a number of topics of interest to the business community, such as choice of entity, venture financing, and finding practical solutions to common legal problems, and has had several books published by the American Bar Association.


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