Startup Law (formerly Entrepreneus. Law)

This course will provide students with practical knowledge necessary to counsel ventures on some of the most commonlegal issues faced by startups, from formation to operation, growth, and exit. Topics will include company formation,contract review, intellectual property, corporate financing, data privacy, employment law, and regulatory issues. The goal isto provide an overview of the entire life cycle of a startup and how an attorney can effectively counsel a startupthroughout. Students must take Corporations as a prerequisite to this course. Letter grade with pass/fail option. Graded based on group presentation and individual mid-term assignment. No final exam.