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MCLE: Choosing the Right Business Entity for Your Client
Wed, March 29, 2017, 12:15 PM – 1:45 PM PDT
With the number of tech, entertainment, and fashion startups growing in L.A. and innovation on the rise, the time to master the fundamentals of assisting clients in selecting and forming business entities has never been better. Business attorneys, creditor’s rights attorneys, in-house counsel, family law practitioners, and estate planners will benefit from this comprehensive overview of corporations, LLCs, and partnerships, and the protections and advantages conferred by each.
- Major characteristics of partnerships (general and limited), LLPs, S- and C-corps, close corporations, social purpose and benefit corporations, and LLCs
- Suitability of business types and their protections
- Income tax considerations
- Management and control, and fiduciary duties
- Transferability of interests and continuity of business
Earn 1.5 hours general MCLE credit
Presented by Ryan Gustafson:
Ryan Gustafson is a partner at Gustafson Nicolai PC. He previously worked at national and international firms including Greenberg Traurig LLP, and Ballard Spahr, advising on corporate and real estate matters. His practice now focuses on contract review and negotiation, lease and finance issues, securities matters, corporate advisory services, employer/employee issues, intellectual property, collection, and litigation defense and prosecution. He is a graduate of Western Michigan University (B.A. 1995) and the University of Denver Sturm College of Law (J.D. 1999).
Registration fees: $50
Non-refundable, payment reserves spot.
No legal advice:
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