What you’ll learn: As a small business owner, you should have an understanding of legal issues you may encounter and how to deal with them. This quick course will cover the basics so you’ll be prepared.
- Q&A with a lawyer
- Legal entities and agreements
- NC specific laws you need to know
- How to value your business
- What to do in sticky situations
- How to handle lawsuits
About the Presenter, Kim Steffan: Ms. Steffan received her B.A. magna cum laude from Duke University, and her J.D. from UNC School of Law at Chapel Hill. She has been in general practice since 1986, is a past president of the Orange County Bar Association and serves on the District 15B Bar Mentoring Committee assisting young lawyers with professional development. Ms. Steffan writes the monthly “Ask the Lawyer” legal column for the News of Orange County. She received the 2009 Work Life Balance Award presented by the N.C. Association of Women Attorneys.
Hosting Organization: Small Business Technology and Development Center