Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM CDT
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Woodforest National Bank 
690 Old San Antonio Road
Buda, TX 78610

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Bill Grosskopf 
SCORE Austin, Chapter 249 

Terrible Legal and Succession Planning Mistakes Business Owners Make You Easily Can Avoid 

This upbeat and humorous presentation by experienced attorneys with  decades of experience representing small to mid-size business owners, nonprofits, and governmental  agencies covers what you as a business owner easily can do--and also teach your team to do--to avoid costly legal mistakes. Much of what is addressed can be done at no cost using standard public agency resources and templates.

1.            How to choose the right business entity in 2018.

2.            What do PBC’s and nonprofits do and when might  you really need and want them? 

3.            How to draft lean, simply worded effective contracts and business operating procedures  that really protect you with focus on commercial leases. 

4.            Understand what to do to get insurance policies that cover your business operations and employees and what insurance agents often fail to offer or don’t understand themselves.

5.            Learn when and how to  assert insurance claims in a way that will lock in the coverage you paid for. 

6.            Learn how to select consulting professionals, contractors  and vendors that really are who they say they are and really will do what they promise to do.

7.            Learn  to protect your business entity if something happens to you or your partners.


Speakers: Laura Fowler and Will Cabler from The Fowler Law Firm


The Fowler Law Firm was founded and is managed by Laura Fowler, a Navy veteran. Laura is from a family of lawyers who have practiced in Central Texas over 130 years. She began her career in the US Navy Judge Advocate Generals Corp aboard the warship USS Guadalcanal. The Firm is nationally ranked and Laura is a nationally recognized attorney and director of the Austin Bar Association. Her greatest calling is to help her clients design ways to never see the inside of a courtroom. Laura is a great supporter of and frequent speaker for SCORE.

Will Cabler is a sixth-generation Texan and Wimberley resident with a strong background in real estate and construction and is jointly licensed as a CPA and as a lawyer. Will is a much sought after attorney for drafting and negotiating, as well as training and public speaking. Audiences frequently comment that Will’s PowerPoint presentations on dry topics like construction, real estate and builders risk coverage documents are actually entertaining and memorable!

The Fowler Law Firm / (512) 441-1411 / info@thefowlerlawfirm.com