Austin Business Law Presentations: 2011 RISE Entrepreneurship Conference
This year, the Blake Law Firm is thrilled to be hosting three Austin Business Law presentations for the RISE Entrepreneurship Conference. The presentations cover topics relevant to entrepreneurs as well as medium and small business, with a focus on contract law, business strategy, strategic partnerships, financing, and exit strategy. Attendance is free, but limited to 25 per presentation and you must register on the RISE entrepreneurship website. See descriptions and links below.
Presentation for Startups & Small Business Owners
From Garage to High Growth: Structuring Your Company for Success: This presentation covers the challenges, mistakes, and growing pains that startup companies and small business owners in Austin often encounter. Topics include selecting a business entity for maximum flexibility and growth, development and growth strategy, contracts with employees, clients, and vendors, and the early-stage decisions that have a long-term impact on exit strategies. Register Here.
Presentation for Entrepreneurs & Small Business Owners
10 Contract Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make: Everyone makes mistakes, but contract mistakes can cause long-term pain or even the death of your business in Austin. This presentation discusses some of the most common contract law mistakes that businesses make with the goal of equipping you with the knowledge you need to maximize the success and value of your business. Register Here.
Presentation for Technology & Web 2.0 Entrepreneurs
Product Development & Finance for Technology & Web 2.0 Entrepreneurs: Austin is a hotbed for technology startups. Innovation in the digital media and technology industry holds great rewards for entrepreneurs with purpose and vision. Yet, the smartest and most talented entrepreneurs often make the biggest legal mistakes when starting a businesses. This presentation covers various phases of technology startup formation, product development, and financing to help you avoid common mistakes. Register Here.
James Blake is an Austin Business Attorney who has protected a broad range of businesses including technology, construction, service and retail, restaurants, franchisors and franchisees, product manufacturers, and investors.