Power Friday: Phoenixville (Protect your Assets: Legal and Contractual Issues for Emerging and Growing Businesses)
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am
The Phoenixville Power Friday is held on the 4th Friday of the month.
Topic: Protect your Assets: Legal and Contractual Issues for Emerging and Growing Businesses
Do I need to form an entity? What about a trademark? Can I use any name/logo/slogan I want? How important are terms and conditions? What's an "NDA?" Do I have intellectual property? Are trade secrets real? We'll learn a bit about entity formation, contracts, succession planning, and intellectual property. You'll leave this talk feeling more confident about the best next steps for your business. And, you'll probably discover that you have more assets than you imagined. Bring your questions and your legal pads.
Speaker: Janelle Snyder Peyton
Janelle Snyder Peyton is dedicated to providing excellent legal services to protect and encourage the growth of business entities. As a former business owner herself, she offers her business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit to assist her clients in effectively and efficiently achieving their strategic goals. She knows firsthand the obstacles businesses face and the tough decisions that key players make. Therefore, she is uniquely suited to balance the need for legal services with risk management and financial resources. She is familiar with the concerns and mistakes to watch for; which ultimately saves her clients both money and time. "We help clients brainstorm new strategies, and creative ways to protect their IP..."
Ms. Peyton graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law. She then served as CEO and General Counsel for a local construction company. She later moved into private practice, working for various small and medium-sized law firms in the Philadelphia area.