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Startup Law Day

Startup Law Day


Sept. 13, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Check in begins at 9:15 a.m.; coffee will be served


9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 

Check in, coffee to be served

10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 

Class 1A & 1B

Classroom A: Creating the Company: Business Formation Basics

Classroom B: Protecting Your Efforts: Foundational Intellectual Property Concepts
Jason Murphy, Schmeiser, Olsen & Watts LLP
Colby Creedon, Albany Law School

11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Class 2A & 2B

Classroom A: Getting the Money: Early-Stage Capital Funding
Richard Honen, Phillips Lytle LLP

Classroom B: Leveraging Your Intellectual Assets: Transactions in Intellectual Property
Michael Hoffman, Hoffman Warnick
Mark Kittel, Heslin, Rothenberg, Farley & Mesiti P.C.

12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Spotlight Business Lunch

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Free Legal Consultations

Register here.

If you would like your business to be considered for a free legal consultation, a representative from your team must fill out a consultation application.

For more information, contact 518-445-2345 or

There will be a Startup Series Kickoff on Wednesday, Sept. 10.

Organized by the Government Law Center at Albany Law School

Sponsored by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)