GLC to Host Renewable Energy Entrepreneurial Seminar Series

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Albany Law School’s Government Law Center will present a series of seminars in January and February, covering entrepreneurial issues such as intellectual property, new patent filing laws, raising capital, and forming a business entity.

The America Invents Act: Changes in the Patent Filing System

Jan. 30, 2013, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Room 425)

This presentation will discuss the current patent filing system and how it is affected by the America Invents Act. CLE credit is available.

Raising Capital: What You Should Know About Investors

Feb. 13, 2013, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom); Reception to follow

A panel of investors will discuss what they are looking for when investing in companies, and break down the investing process.

Legal Considerations for the Startup Entrepreneur

March 1, 2013 / 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. / Breakfast provided
Event check-in begins at 7:45 a.m.
College of Nanotechnology Science & Engineering / NanoFab South

Entrepreneurs face numerous decisions as they work toward the business they are striving to develop. A panel of expert lawyers will discuss the many legal issues an entrepreneur should consider to ensure the success of his or her business. Topics include: intellectual property, labor law, venture capital, and business organizations.

The Spring 2013 Renewable Energy Entrepreneurial Seminar Series, supported by the New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA), is free and open to the public. For more information, call 518-445-2329 or visit