Webinar: Legal Basics for Gen Y Entrepreneurs & Q+A

by / ⠀Startup Advice / January 15, 2011

Understanding the legal side of your new business can save a lot of headaches down the road. The better you understand your business structure and what you need to look out for while starting a business the more prepared you will be to grow and expand down the road.

Join Under30CEO as lawyer Rachel Rodgers takes us through the legal basics of starting a business with a presentation and then opens it up to everyone for a massive Q&A session. Get your questions ready and reserve you seat quick as seating is limited!


  • 90min webinar
  • 15-20min presentation
  • Q+A for remainder of seminar

Presentation topics:

Have no idea which business entity is right for you? Wondering what kind of contract you need to take on investors? Curious about whether you should trademark your logo? Get the answers to these questions and more in this overview of legal basics for new businesses.

In this webinar we will cover the following:

* How to create a simple 2 page business plan
* Different business entities and how to select the right one for your business
* Local permits and paperwork required by the city you operate in
* Key contracts you may need to run your business
* Intellectual property basics

Presented by Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers is the owner and principal attorney at Rachel Rodgers Law Office, a bi-coastal law firm dedicated to serving Generation Y entrepreneurs and business owners.

Like most of her clients, Rachel is an under 30 CEO. Prior to forming her own practice Rachel worked for judges, non-profits, an investment bank and Hillary Rodham Clinton. In addition to helping young people start businesses, Rachel is also passionate about international travel, East African coffee, blogging and the New York Jets.


Date: Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm EST

Price: Sold Out

Access to the recording will be reserved for members only. Become an Under30CEO Member to have access to all workshop materials and to stay updated on all of our events.

If you have any questions please email Jared@under30ceo.com

About The Author

Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson is Co-Founder of Under30Experiences, a travel company for young people ages 21-35. He is the original Co-founder of Under30CEO (Acquired 2016). Matt is the Host of the Live Different Podcast and has 50+ Five Star iTunes Ratings on Health, Fitness, Business and Travel. He brings a unique, uncensored approach to his interviews and writing. His work is published on Under30CEO.com, Forbes, Inc. Magazine, Huffington Post, Reuters, and many others. Matt hosts yoga and fitness retreats in his free time and buys all his food from an organic farm in the jungle of Costa Rica where he lives. He is a shareholder of the Green Bay Packers.