A high level legal workshop that goes over early-stage legal basics covering when to form a company, what to consider when creating teams and hiring, how to understand when you have IP to protect, when do you think about trademark and copyright, how do you view privacy, when do you think about partnerships/equity, etc.
Presented by Michael Brown, Partner, Fenwick
Michael concentrates on strategic counseling to companies, ranging from newly formed startup teams to mature publicly traded corporations, and venture capital firms in a wide variety of corporate transactions, including venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, initial and follow-on public offerings, debt financings, and corporate reorganizations. Michael was named among the top attorneys in the United States under the age of 40 by Law360 and he was recognized as an emerging leader in the legal industry by the Daily Journal. He has also been named an LMG Life Sciences Star and been honored by Super Lawyers in each of the past five years.