Tonkon Torp Attorneys Speak to Startups at TiE Bootcamp
January 12, 2017
Attorneys from Tonkon Torp’s Entrepreneurial Services
and Labor & Employment
practice groups spoke to Oregon startups at the TiE Oregon Bootcamp on November 28.
provided insight into the basic decisions that all startups will face such as entity choice, corporate formation and funding issues. He also reviewed common issues encountered by multiple-founder entities.
Kristin Bremer Moore
and Lindsay Reynolds
provided an overview of the differences between Independent Contractors and employees. They reviewed the benefits and pitfalls of independent contractors, including laws and how to establish an independent contractor relationship.
During his presentation on developing intellectual property (IP) strategies, Eric Beach
shared tips and practical advice on establishing and protecting assets that fall within the IP realm.
TiE Oregon is the local chapter of a global entrepreneurial organization that seeks to further the success of innovation driven enterprise.