Startup Legal and IP
Spring 2011 Seattle Semester
What does a new Founder need to know about law in order to run a successful startup? When should a Founder use a lawyer, and when should you rely on your own work? What are the key terms in contracts to understand and to avoid? What are common legal mistakes? How should a Founder handle their intellectual property, including confidentiality, copyrights, trademarks and patents? What are common intellectual property problems, and how do you deal with them cost effectively?
Build a legal and IP strategy.
2011-05-16, 06:30 PM
Owner, Garvey Schubert Barer
Peter is owner at Garvey Schubert Barer law firm. In the past, he has worked as an attorney at both Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP and Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP. Peter graduated magna cum laude with an English degree from Saint Michael's College and cum laude with a...
General Counsel , Wizards of the Coast
Senior Corporate Counsel
Wizards of the Coast, Inc (Hasbro)
Public Company; Entertainment industry
May 2011 – Present (1 month)
Seattle University School of Law
Educational Institution; Higher Education industry
June 2010 – Present (1 year)