Legal Insights for Student Entrepreneurs

University of Alberta
Thu, Sep 23, 2021, 5:00 PM (MDT)

About this event

Suresh Sriskandarajah is technology and business lawyer who specializes in raising capital, growing or exiting businesses and plans to share legal insights with student entrepreneurs. He completed his articles at boutique firms in the areas of corporate, technology and administrative law.

Over the course of 3 episodes, Suresh will go through common legal obstacles that entrepreneurs face, and provide insight and how to navigate around them to successfully launch their startup.

Why should students be aware of legal things when creating a startup?

Avoid and navigate around conflicts between founders of the startup

Hash out ownerships in the company

Clearly divide roles between the founders

Salaries, equities

Plan out rules of ownership in case a founder wants to leave



Thursday, Sep 23
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (MDT)