Small Business Law Basics
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)
Wednesday, December 7, 6:00-8:00pm
Small Business Law Basics...what you need to know to keep your business safe and legal.
Come learn about common legal issues in small business. Topics will include choosing a business entity (e.g., sole proprietorship, corporation, LLC), compliance with licensing, permitting and zoning requirements and some basic tips for business contracts. There will be time for questions and answers after the presentation.
This class is FREE, however space is limited and registration is required.
About the Instructor: Sumbul Siddiqui
Sumbul Siddiqui is an attorney at Northeast Legal Aid (NLA), a nonprofit legal services organization serving Essex and Northern Middlesex communities. At NLA, Sumbul helps lead the Community Development and Entrepreneurship practice, which provides legal assistance to local entrepreneurs and small businesses. In 2014, Sumbul graduated from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, where she was a member of the Entrepreneurship Law Clinic. Prior to Northwestern, she completed her bachelor's in Public Policy, graduating with honors from Brown University. Between college and law school, Sumbul completed a fellowship at New Profit, a non-profit venture philanthropy fund that invests in social entrepreneurs.
When & Where
Community Teamwork's Merrimack Valley Small Business Center
Since 1998, Community Teamwork’s MVSBC has provided ethnically and economically diverse entrepreneurs with the tools they need to create, sustain, and grow small businesses across the Merrimack Valley.
We provide a supportive and empowering environment where entrepreneurs can learn new, practical business skills and tactics tailored to fit each client. Our wide range of business development services include business planning, marketing, bookkeeping, financing, networking, and strategic planning.