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From Good to Great – Startup Style

May 18th, 2012

When: June 11, 2012
Time: 11:30 PM – 12:30 PM
Where: MAGNET, 1768 E. 25 St. Cleveland, OH 44114

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From Good to Great – Startup Style
Avoiding Common Pitfalls

Avoid the legal pitfalls that trap startup companies. When you’re focused on growth, it’s easy to overlook the details and make mistakes. But some of the most common mistakes can be avoided with a little preparation. This presentation will identify the most common pitfalls that entrepreneurs experience in the early stage. From entity formation to business negotiations to protecting the founders, this presentation will help your startup recognize early warning signs to avoid potential obstacles and move from good to great.

Join us in The Beta Space at MAGNET. The Beta Space is a brand new incubator program within the Manufacturing Advocacy & Growth Network. Geared towards student entrepreneurs, the Beta Space is a place for you to connect with legal, financial and marketing providers dedicated to supporting & mentoring entrepreneurs in the northeast Ohio region.

Getting Paid and Making Payments

April 26th, 2011

Getting Paid and Making Payments: How to Choose the Best Method of Moving Money in Domestic and International Transactions

The Global Gateway Series

When: April 29, 2011
Time: 11:45 AM – 1:15 PM (Lunch included)
Where: Beachwood Community Center View Map

Mr. Mark Sundahl will lead a panel discussion of bankers about how a company can ensure that it will be paid for its good and services, while minimizing the various payment risks that threaten all companies – such as credit risk and currency fluctuation.

Mr. Sundahl is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and an Associate Professor at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University.

Register here for the April 29, 2011 Global Gateway Luncheon.

International Arbitration: 2011 Symposium

March 29th, 2011

Global Business Law Review Symposium

International Arbitration: Practice and Modern Developments

When: April 1, 2011
Time: 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM (reception to follow)
Where: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Moot Court Room; 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115

Approved for 2.5 CLE hours

The Global Business Law Review provides an innovative platform for scholars and practitioners to explore novel and transformational issues in the field of international business law. International Arbitration: Practice and Modern Developments is the Law Review’s second symposium on international law.

On the topic of international arbitration, speakers will be discussing:

  • International Arbitration: Practice and Modern Developments
  • Synopsis of Investment Arbitration
  • International Arbitration in Intellectual Property Context
  • Jurisdiction Issues in International Arbitration
  • The Impact of Judicial Supervision on the Destiny of International Commercial Arbitration

No preregistration is required to obtain CLE credit. Open registration will begin at 12:30 PM. For further information, please visit the symposium webpage.

Forum on State of Northeast Ohio Economy

January 7th, 2011

State of the Northeast Ohio Economy

Levin College and PNC Bank
What: Economic Forum
When: Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Where: Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Time: 8:00AM – 10:00AM (Registration begins at 7:30AM)

How will today’s economic trends influence your organization in 2011?

Together with PNC Bank, the Levin College Forum, at Cleveland State University, will host the first annual forum on the “State of the Northeast Ohio Economy.” It will highlight important economic trends, issues and prospects that need to be watched, innovations taking place in Northeast Ohio, and some key indicators of our region’s economic health.

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Open to the Public without cost – Register Online