Events

WilmerHale and SVB Teaching Session: Top Startup Legal Mistakes

  • 5.21.2014 | 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
  • SVB WeWork
    25 Taylor Street
    San Francisco, California 94102

Speaker

Peter Buckland , Daniel Zimmermann

Join Silicon Valley Bank, WilmerHale and your fellow entrepreneurs for a teaching series event focused on the top legal mistakes made by —and how to get ahead of them. If you misstep early, it could cost you big later, making it more challenging or even impossible to build a successful business. In this session, WilmerHale lawyers Peter Buckland and Daniel Zimmermann will address some of the most common mistakes that entrepreneurs make when starting their company and advise how to spot these legal landmines.

Topics:

  • Formation
  • Team building, hiring and firing employees; compensation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Seed & venture financings

The program will conclude with a Q&A session where you can get the answers to your most pressing legal questions.