Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
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SCORE Portland
100 Middle St.
East Tower, 2nd Fl.
Portland, ME 04101  

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Kelsey Munksgaard 
SCORE Portland 

Setting up a Company: The Basics of Forming and Using a Business Entity 

This is a FREE Workshop sponsored by Opticliff Law. Pre-registration is required.

Andrew Kraus of Opticliff Law will cover the basics of entity formation in this workshop.

Topics include:

  • Why to do it and the pros and cons of each entity type
  • Effective agreements between and among the owners and managers of the various entities
  • Costs associated with formation and maintenance
  • Various exit strategies
  • How to respect an entity separate from its owners

Please bring questions and the energy to have a fruitful discussion about protecting your personal assets and through a limited liability entity.

Your Presenter: Andrew Kraus

Andrew has found his home within Maine’s entrepreneurial eco-system. His day job has him as a business and trademark attorney at Opticliff Law in Portland with a practice focusing on the entrepreneurs, artists and business owners that make up Maine’s “creative economy”. He also serves as an organizer for Maine House of GeniusStartup Maine and 2 Degrees Portland – all organizations devoted to building community and improving resources available to entrepreneurs. When not running around the startup community, you’re likely to find him running the trails around town.