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General Standards

General Standards

Rohan Wallace

Startup Legal and IP

Melbourne Autumn 2014 Semester

What does a new Founder need to know about the law to launch a successful startup? How do you pick a law firm to work with? What is the process of setting up a company? How much do you need to know about the law? What agreements do you need to run a company? What are common legal mistakes? How do you handle intellectual property, including confidentiality, copyrights, trademarks and patents? How much does the law actually matter?

Goal:
Build a legal and IP strategy.

Date:
2014-06-25, 06:30 PM

Mentors


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Kurt Falkenstein
Founder, General Standards

Kurt Falkenstein is the founder of General Standards, Australia's only law firm dedicated to startups, which was founded in 2013. In private practice, Kurt has worked with over 200 startups and advised on over $10M of private investments in early-stage ventures in both Au...

7.18
Rohan Wallace
Principal

Rohan is an Australian registered patent and trademark attorney with more than sixteen years of experience. He specialises in patenting IT and mechanical inventions, registering designs and the registration of trademarks in Australia and overseas. Rohan has the depth o...

7.41
Campbell Unsworth
Principal, General Standards

A pragmatic corporate and commercial advisor, with very broad experience in private practice and inhouse acting as legal counsel for clients of all sizes, in various industries, across a wide variety of matters and in multiple jurisdictions. Strong corporate advisory ...

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