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Legal Considerations For New Business Owners - CWE RI - Aug 21

This workshop provides a high-level overview of a range of legal matters that entrepreneurs need to be aware of when starting a new company. 

Attending this workshop will help you avoid common mistakes and employ preventative measures that can protect and ensure the success of your new business.

Workshop topics will include:

• Different types of entity formations 
• Contract basics
• Intellectual property considerations
• Licenses and regulations

After the workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn more about one-on-one consultations regarding their specific business through the CWE consulting program. 

When: Wednesday, August 21 from 9:30AM-11:30AM

Where: Center for Women and Enterprise
132 George M. Cohan Blvd. 
Providence RI 02903

Fee: Free. Click here to register.

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Cancellation and Notification Policy

Sessions with low enrollment may be cancelled. CWE will notify you of class cancellations and changes.

If you can no longer attend a no-cost session for which you registered, please notify us at least 24 hours in advance. These classes are offered at no cost as a benefit to you, but there are per-registration costs to CWE associated with them. We reserve the right to request a $25 contribution to defray our costs for no shows, so that we may continue to offer free classes in the future. 

Special Accommodations

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please contact CWE RI at (401) 277-0800.