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Starting A New Business? Legal Do’s, Don’ts and Matters to Consider – March 26

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Starting A New Business? Legal Do’s, Don’ts and Matters to Consider
Thursday, March 26, 2020

No cost / No fee

 

Starting A New Business? Legal Do’s, Don’ts and Matters to Consider – Thursday, March 26, 2020
Bill J. Priest – Small Business Innovation Center | 1402 Corinth Street | Suite # 1534 | Dallas, TX 75215
Thursday, March 26, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CT)

 

This workshop will discuss various business entity structures, how to choose the best structure for your circumstances, how to start a business entity, business operating agreements, trade restraints, intellectual property and employment considerations, and typical business contracts.

 

Presenter: Jacob N. Pollack, Attorney

Jacob N. Pollack ( https://www.bellnunnally.com/jacob-n-pollack )is a Partner at the law firm of Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP. Jake’s practice primarily focuses on sophisticated estate planning, family-owned business transactions, and estate and trust litigation. Jake assists clients in protecting their assets and business interests, preparing for death, disability and financial crisis, avoiding unnecessary taxation, and maximizing business and financial opportunities.

Jake’s practice includes:
* Wills, Trusts & Estates
* Wealth Preservation & Legacy Planning
* Estate & Trust Litigation
* Probate & Estate Administration
* Business Formation, Administration & Transactions
* Business Succession Planning

Founded in 1980, Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP ( https://www.bellnunnally.com/ ) is a premier full-service law firm located in the heart of Dallas, Texas. With over 60 attorneys, we are recognized among the 25 largest firms in North Texas, and among the 60 largest firms in Texas.

Providing transactional and litigation services to a national and international client base ranging from start-up businesses to Fortune 500 companies, Bell Nunnally has attorneys experienced in a full range of business matters including litigation, real estate, commercial finance, corporate and securities, bankruptcy and financial restructuring, healthcare, immigration, intellectual property, appellate, entertainment, labor and employment, mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, tax, and white collar criminal and regulatory defense.

 
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On-line registration is required 48 hours prior to attending this class. Seating capacity is limited. Please register by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 23, 2020. Your name must be on the registration list to attend this class. No on-site registration will be available.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

For more information or to register for the event, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/starting-a-new-business-legal-dos-donts-and-matters-to-consider-thursday-march-26-2020-tickets-80738159007

Starting A New Business? Legal Do’s, Don’ts and Matters to Consider
Thursday, March 26, 2020
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CT)
Bill J. Priest Small Business Innovation Center
1402 Corinth Street, Suite # 1534
Dallas, TX 75215
NO FEE

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: The Do’s and Don’ts of Managing Employees – March 19

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: The Do’s and Don’ts of Managing Employees in Today’s Workplace
Thursday, March 19, 2020

No cost / No fee

 

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: The Do’s and Don’ts of Managing Employees in Today’s Workplace – Thursday, March 19, 2020
Bill J. Priest – Small Business Innovation Center | 1402 Corinth Street | Suite # 1534 | Dallas, TX 75215
Thursday, March 19, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CDT)

 

This class surveys strategies for organizing your business to create an environment for your employees to succeed and grow; and in turn, help you maximize productivity.

 

Presenter: Sonja McGill, Attorney

Sonja J. McGill is Partner at Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP (https://www.bellnunnally.com/).

Sonja has extensive experience as a trial attorney in all phases of employment law, labor law, and commercial litigation. Sonja provides strategic advice and counsel on a broad range of employment issues, including recruiting, hiring, employee relations, discipline and terminations, internal investigations, leaves of absence, wage and hour compliance, labor relations, EEO compliance, contingent worker issues, and business-based immigration.

Sonja is a seasoned mediator and negotiator, and has recently been selected to become an arbitrator for American Arbitration Association. Additionally, she regularly gives presentations and seminars on employment law training programs for companies’ HR and management departments and assists with formulating and revising HR policies.

Before re-entering private practice, Sonja served as in-house counsel for HMS Holdings, Inc. and J.C. Penney Corporation. Sonja has successfully tried multiple labor and employment claims throughout the U.S. in state court, federal court, and arbitrations as the lead trial attorney throughout her career.

 

On-line registration is required 48 hours prior to attending this class. Please register by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 16, 2020. Your name must be on the registration list to attend this class. No on-site registration will be available.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

For more information or to register for the event, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/legal-preparation-for-small-businesses-the-dos-and-donts-of-managing-employees-in-todays-workplace-tickets-80566433371

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: The Do’s and Don’ts of Managing Employees in Today’s Workplace
Thursday, March 19, 2020
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m
Bill J. Priest Small Business Innovation Center
1402 Corinth Street, Suite # 1534
Dallas, TX 75215
No Fee

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: Workplace Culture (a.k.a. Employment Law 101) – Feb 27

Employment Law 101 Training

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: Workplace Culture: a.k.a. Employment Law 101
Thursday, February 27, 2020

No cost / No fee

 

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: Workplace Culture: a.k.a. Employment Law 101 – Thursday, February 27, 2020
Bill J. Priest – Small Business Innovation Center | 1402 Corinth Street | Suite # 1534 | Dallas, TX 75215
Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CDT)

 

This class provides an overview of the various federal laws impacting the workplace and how they might impact your relationship with your employees.

 

Presenter: Sonja McGill, Attorney

Sonja J. McGill is Partner at Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP (https://www.bellnunnally.com/).

Sonja has extensive experience as a trial attorney in all phases of employment law, labor law, and commercial litigation. Sonja provides strategic advice and counsel on a broad range of employment issues, including recruiting, hiring, employee relations, discipline and terminations, internal investigations, leaves of absence, wage and hour compliance, labor relations, EEO compliance, contingent worker issues, and business-based immigration.

Sonja is a seasoned mediator and negotiator, and has recently been selected to become an arbitrator for American Arbitration Association. Additionally, she regularly gives presentations and seminars on employment law training programs for companies’ HR and management departments and assists with formulating and revising HR policies.

Before re-entering private practice, Sonja served as in-house counsel for HMS Holdings, Inc. and J.C. Penney Corporation. Sonja has successfully tried multiple labor and employment claims throughout the U.S. in state court, federal court, and arbitrations as the lead trial attorney throughout her career.

 

On-line registration is required 48 hours prior to attending this class. Please register by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, February 24, 2020. Your name must be on the registration list to attend this class. No on-site registration will be available.

Disclaimer: The DCCCD, North Texas SBDC, Dallas Metropolitan SBDC, partners, associates, employees and the instructor of this session do not provide legal advice. The information provided in this workshop is not intended to be a substitute for advice from an attorney.

For more information or to register for the event, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/legal-preparation-for-small-businesses-workplace-culture-aka-employment-law-101-thursday-february-tickets-80125917777

Legal Preparation for Small Businesses: Workplace Culture: a.k.a. Employment Law 101
Thursday, February 27, 2020
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Bill J. Priest Small Business Innovation Center
1402 Corinth Street, Suite # 1534
Dallas, TX 75215
No Fee