SL #12: Intellectual Property Basics

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Welcome to SL #12! Properly protecting your intellectual property is one of the top priorities of just about every startup. Joining us for a lively discussion about the basics of intellectual property law is Larry Villanueva of Gardner Groff Santos & Greenwald, a boutique Atlanta law firm that focuses only on intellectual property (IP).

As an added bonus, we throw a few entrepreneurs under the bus, and we get ready for our first StartupLounge.com Capital Connections event tonight, where nearly 200 Atlanta area entrepreneurs and investors are gathering to share ideas and connections.
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SL #10: Legal Basics for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs

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Welcome to SL #10! In this show, we are joined by Joey Silver and Doug Spear of DLA Piper for a discussion around DLA’s new Venture Pipeline program for entrepreneurs, as well as some legal basics for early-stage entrepreneurs.

As an added bonus, we throw linear-thinking serial entrepreneurs “under the bus” , and we learned how to find attorneys to help you smuggle gold bullion out of Nigeria. A can’t miss show!
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SL #5: Dispute Resolution Alternatives for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs

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So what is a poor entrepreneur to do when a key client or partner breaches a contract or fails to pay you? Former trial attorney and current mediator/arbitrator Ellen Malow joins us for a great discussion around how early-stage entrepreneurs can take advantage of mediation and arbitration to lower legal costs and achieve their objectives.

As an added bonus, learn how Mike got into trouble performing an emergency appendectomy with an old saw and some vodka while doing venture capital deals in the former Soviet republics.

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