Commercializing Your Idea: The Legal Side of the Story @ Kanata United Church
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Megan Cornell, founder of Momentum Business Law will cover will cover idea creation through to selling your company, all through the lens of legal considerations.

Topics covered will include when to incorporate, how to deal with a founder team, protecting your intellectual property, forming your company, shareholders, investors, compensation, staff, customers and selling your company or other liquidity events.

Come prepared with your questions!

What you need to know about employment contracts @ Kanata United Church
Nov 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The employment contract is often something that gets less attention in job searches and placements despite its importance. This workshop will touch on what you need to think about/know when reviewing your employment contract.

About our presenter:

Melanie Charbonneau is the founder and owner of MAC Legal, an innovative law firm dedicated to making legal services accessible and affordable for individuals and businesses in Ottawa. Her practice is focused in the areas of commercial, corporate, employment and labour law. She acts as counsel and provides advice on all aspects of employment and collective bargaining relationships, including employment agreements and employee manuals, terminations and wrongful dismissals.