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Avoiding Pitfalls That Can Derail Your Business

Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 8:30am - 9:30am
The Crawford Family Forum 474 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91105 Map and directions

Partnership disputes as messy as the worst divorce, employee agreements gone wrong, personal bank accounts raided to pay business expenses, intellectual property stolen, claims and counterclaims over contracts…these are just some of the pitfalls of entrepreneurship. When you start a business, there are innumerable complex steps, and success often depends on understanding the intricacies of contracts, business torts, real estate deals, employment law, and much more. In this installment of the Drucker Business Forum, attorney Nina Ries joined business law and strategy professor Jonathan Jaffee with lessons on how to avoid the hazards of new business start-up.

Moderator: Jonathan Jaffee, assistant professor in the Drucker Graduate School of Management

Guest: Nina B. Ries, principal, Ries Law Group


This program is a Drucker Business Forum co-presented by SCPR and the Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University.