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February Events

Entrepreneurial Start-ups: Understanding the Legal Side of Business

February 1, 2018

March Events

LaunchPad Business Pitch Competition

March 8, 2018

 

February

Entrepreneurial Start-ups: Understanding the Legal Side of Business

When:
February 1, 2018
5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
Organization:

Leech Tishman

Where:

New Leaf Initiative
243 S. Allen Street
Suite #337
State College, PA 16801

Description

Starting a business can present unique legal challenges. Join Leech Tishman as we offer resolutions, clarifications, and guidance into important business decisions that can impact developing and executing your business strategy. Learn sound business advice on incorporating, governance, financing, intellectual property, immigration and more.

Please join Leech Tishman attorneys Francesca M. Schiavone, Coroprate Associate; William A. Buck, Corporate Partner; Alan G. Towner, Intellectual Property Partner; and Sharon Barney, Immigration Counsel, as they discuss the Legal Side of Business for Entrepreneurial Start-ups. Please register for this event by January 29, 2018.

For more information or to register, please click here.

 

March

LaunchPad Business Pitch Competition

When:
March 8, 2018
6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Organization:

Leech Tishman

Where:

Leech Tishman Office
525 William Penn Place, 29th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Description

On Thursday, March 8, Leech Tishman and the Launchpad Legal Team will host the first annual business pitch competition. Entrepreneurs will have two minutes to pitch their business plan in front of the judges and attendees.The panel of judges is comprised of prominent local investors.  The winner will receive a “LaunchPad Legal Services Package” designed to take one’s business from “pitch” to “reality.” Each competitor will also receive a 10% discount on the Launch Package. Enjoy food, drinks, and friendly competition between local innovators and entrepreneurs.

Please click here to register to attend this event.

Interested in Pitching Your Business Plan?

In order to compete, you must complete an entry form. Click here to fill out an online application.

The deadline for completed applications is February 15, 2018.  Applicants are encouraged to apply early.  Completed applications and attachments should be emailed to launchpad@leechtishman.com, or call 412-261-1600 for more information.  Entrants will be notified by March 1, 2018 if they have been selected to compete.

For more information, please click here.