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Tuesday, October 13th from 6 to 8 p.m., check-in starts at 5:30 p.m.
Legal liability issues confront entrepreneurs at all stages of the business life cycle from inception to exit. This workshop offers practical and timely guidelines relevant to business owners, managers, executives and investors on ways to manage legal liability risk.
This workshop will provide an introduction to:
• How insurance can protect you or not protect you
• Using contracts effectively to minimize liability
• Business related torts including negligence, product liability and defamation
• When litigation or arbitration becomes necessary
About the presenter
Gary Hirsch is a business lawyer who specializes in advising high-growth, privately-held companies on matters ranging from contracts, partnerships and IP, to venture funding, corporate governance and acquisitions. He has practiced law for over 20 years, including long tenures with a major firm in New York, a Fortune 500 law department, and two successful technology companies, where he ran the legal functions and led his last company through an IPO. Since starting his own business in 2012, Gary has provided his general counsel services to over 50 private companies, including start-ups in New York and Connecticut. He's also served as a SCORE counselor to numerous local businesses.
This workshop is presented by SCORE Fairfield County.