Pillsbury is excited to sponsor and host the Founder Institute NYC. Participating Founders receive the highest quality, startup-optimized basic legal services for a fixed fee (full details upon admission) from Pillsbury's top-performing startup corporate legal team. 

 

On the 1st Tuesday each month at 7PM, 6 people get 5 minutes each to demo something cool to New York's tech community (geeks, investors, entrepreneurs, hackers, etc) at the New York Tech Meetup. NY FI Top Founders get a chance to give a demo at the NYTM. 

 

 

The Hatchery is a venture collaboration forum, building a community of entrepreneurs, emerging companies, and investors, via its events, advisory services, and incubator. To performing FI NYC graduates will get a chance to pitch at a future Hatchery event. 

 

There is more to Hoboken than Carlo's bakery and more to the Jerz than The Situation. The Hoboken Tech Meetup showcases innovative startups and smart accomplished speakers. Top Founders from NYC FI will get an opportunity to present at the Hoboken Tech Meetup. 

 

Ultra Light Startups™ brings together New York’s most innovative technology entrepreneurs, investors and professional service providers in a dynamic monthly event and accompanying online communities. Events feature pitching, networking and interactive, moderated panel discussions with leading industry experts. FI NYC Top Grads will get an opportunity to pitch at a ULS event.

Startup Legal and Keynotes

Fall 2010 New York Semester

This session includes keynotes from some of NYCs most interesting entrepreneurs on an array of topics as well as legal/incorporation. Why incorporate? What are the basic legal concepts that you need to know to run a successful company? What are the key legal terms that you need to care about in contracts, with your team, and with your Board? What are common legal mistakes in startups? What are the key legal documents that a startup needs to operate? When do you need to use a lawyer, and when can you handle things on your own? How do you manage a law firm efficiently to get the best work?

Goal:
Build a legal strategy and incorporate.

Date:
2010-10-20, 06:30 PM

Mentors


7.23
Charlie O'donnell
EIR, First Round

Charlie is an EIR at First Round Capital, working on very early stage investments in the New York City area. He founded New York’s largest independent innovation community group, nextNY, and was voted one of the 100 Most Influential People in New York Technology the last...

7.09
Josh Weinstein
CEO & Founder, YouAre.tv

Josh Weinstein is the founder of YouAre.tv and CollegeOnly.com. CollegeOnly was the evolution of two previous ventures: GoodCrush and RandomDorm. He also co-founded CollegeGovs - a listserv for student body presidents. Josh likes people, technology, and leveraging the lat...

7.41
Brooke Allen
Head, Quantitative Trading Group, Maple Securities

Brooke Allen has founded six companies: 1-Education Technology, 3-Consulting, 1-Money Management, 1-Hedge Fund, and he currently runs $450 million with an unbroken track record since Feb 27, 1995. He has a passion for markets, particularly inefficient ones, since they...

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