Choosing the Right Professionals for Your Business

October 25, 2011Articles

Liz Sigety, a speaker at the next Own It Ventures event on October 29, explains the importance of surrounding yourself with a professional team you can trust as a business owner.

"Too often, I hear that someone's mother's trusts and estates attorney has offered to do some free legal work to help a start-up business. By the time I hear from this business, they are already having legal issues, whether not having registered for a trademark and finding out, after paying a marketing company to promote their brand, that they cannot use their name - or not having put in place confidentiality or non-compete/non-solicitation agreements with key employees or independent contractors. Another is a poorly negotiated lease. The list goes on... "

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