Seminar/Webinar: What You Should Know About the Law to Operate a Successful Consulting Practice

Jonathan Sweet of Law Offices of Jonathan Sweet

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PST          


This event will run from 9am-noon. Registration begins at 8:30am.

Attend this seminar to gain knowledge from a member of IEEE-CNSV who is a San Jose attorney with over 28 years of experience, and learn about the tools to operate your business with minimal risk and maximum profit.

Jonathan Sweet, Esq. will be covering the following main topics:

  • Forms Of Business Entity
  • Contract Language For Consultants
  • Summary of Copyright and Trademark as Intellectual Property Protection
  • Unfair Trade Practices

Who should attend:

  • Individual consultants
  • Small business owners
  • Professionals new to consulting
  • Those thinking of becoming a consultant

The presentation will be available as a seminar for in-person attendance, as well as a live webinar.

“Earlybird” – priced tickets are available until 6:30pm PST on Monday, Feb 9. Register today and save!

This event is produced by volunteers of the IEEE-CNSV Consulting Practices Program (CPP) and is co-sponsored by the IEEE-CNSV and the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section.


About the speaker, Jonathan Sweet of Law Offices of Jonathan Sweet

Jonathan Sweet, JD works for business clients on litigation and transactional matters. He is the author of two books on the subjects of contracts and avoiding litigation, and he has taught law courses at Lincoln Law School of San Jose, San Jose State University (SJSU) and the University of San Francisco (USF).

Jonathan has created a Risk Management Videothat addresses some important contractual issues. He lectures regularly for Lorman Education Services on transactional and litigation matters. Jonathan received his BA from UC Berkeley in 1978 and his JD from USF in 1985.


Location: Netgear - Auditorium

350 East Plumeria Drive San Jose, CA 95134
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