Nearly 50% of new businesses don't make it past year five. And while learning by mistake is a natural part of the entrepreneurial process, there are some lessons that are simply too costly to learn the hard way. From selecting the wrong entity to failing to plan for exit, learn how to identify and solve some of the most common problems that up-and-coming businesses face. Register today!
Prevent structural issues from turning into big problems for your clients.
Explore common hiring mistakes and learn how to correct them.
Get tips for protecting personal assets and strengthening limited liability shields.
Learn how to take the risk out of poor contracting practices.
Prepare methods to protect clients' data and to prevent business data breaches.
Discover how to protect a clients' intellectual property.
Who Should Attend
This program is designed for attorneys. Accountants, start-up business founders, entrepreneurs, and paralegals will also benefit from this course.
Wrong Entity Structure, Wrong License
Failing to Plan for Break-Up or Sale
Poor Hiring Practices and Misclassification Errors
Bad Contracting Practices and Bad Employment-Related Contracts
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.This program is designed to qualify for 3.50 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is a Basic level program presented in a group internet-based setting. No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required.Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. Compare and contrast all business licensing options and entity structures. 2. Identify poor hiring and worker classification practices. 3. Identify suboptimal contracting practices.Field(s) of Study -- Business Law.
TEMI SIYANBADE is an attorney with Law Office of Temi Siyanbade, PLLC in Houston. Ms. Siyanbade practices in the areas of business law, estate planning and criminal law. She is a member of State Bar of Texas, the Federal Southern District of the Texas Bar and the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association. She earned her B.A. degree from University of Georgia and her J.D. degree from University of Houston Law Center. Prior to her law practice Ms. Siyanbade was a middle school English teacher in Houston.
KATHERINE L. TAYLOR is the owner of Taylor Legal. She concentrates its practice in real estate, land use and zoning, small business and corporate law, alcoholic beverage licensing, contract drafting and review, state and local government law, and property succession planning for businesses and individuals. Ms. Taylor is a member of the Women’s Bar Association for Maryland (former board member), the Howard County Women’s Bar Association (past president), the American Association of Attorney - Certified Public Accountants, and the Maryland State and Howard County bar associations. She earned her B.S. degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and earned her J.D. degree from the University of Maryland.
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