Attorneys from Tonkon Torp's Entrepreneurial Services and Labor & Employment practice groups spoke to Oregon startups at the TiE Oregon Bootcamp on October 25.
Leon Simson shared insight into formation issues faced by all startups, including choosing the right entity type and securing funding.
Lindsay Reynolds provided an overview of key workplace policies and best practices, as well as an overview of wage and hour issues, including the misclassification of independent contractors.
Eric Beach provided guidance and practical advice for startups to establish and protect intellectual property assets.
TiE Oregon is the local chapter of a global entrepreneurial organization that seeks to further the success of innovation driven enterprise.