Business Structures for SMEs

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Join the Legal Advice Centre and Enabling Innovation for a seminar on business structures for small and medium-sized businesses

  • From: Friday 16 November 2018, 11 am
  • To: Friday 16 November 2018, 2.30 pm
  • Registration: 10.45 am
  • Location: Park Plaza Hotel, 41 Maid Marian Way, Nottingham, NG1 6GD
  • Booking deadline: Thursday 15 November 2018, 5.00 pm

Event details

Friday 16 November – Business Structures

NLS Legal Advice Centre Commercial Supervising Solicitor Ashley Fredericks and Legal Officer Callum Scott will deliver this seminar that will include important points to consider for newly trading businesses, particularly in relation to the advantages and disadvantages of the most popular legal structures used to operate the business. The session will also consider how different types of entity might secure funding, and what funders may require from those they lend money to or invest money within.

Learn how to best look after your business in five Fridays

Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to get professional advice on how to protect your business and make it develop and grow. We will cover a wide range of legal issues like Employment Law, Intellectual Property, Consumer Rights, Contracts and types of Business Structures. This will also be an invaluable opportunity to network with other local SMEs.

Other sessions include:

Employment Law
Friday 9 November

Small Claims Court
Friday 23 November

Intellectual Property
Friday 30 November

Consumer Rights and Types of Contracts
Friday 7 December


10.45Registration and welcome (coffee/tea)
11:00First session
12:30Lunch break
13:00Second session

End of seminar. [Coffee, cake and networking]

Booking information

To sign up to this event, please click 'Reserve your place' button.

For more information about this event please contact Carlota Gonzalez Laynez

This event is free to attend, but attendees must register in advance. In order to attend this event you must be eligible for support from the Enabling Innovation Programme, which supports SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Enabling Innovation is a three-year collaboration between Nottingham Trent University, the University of Nottingham, and the University of Derby to support SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to innovate. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Location details


Park Plaza Hotel
41 Maid Marian Way

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