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December 19, 2003
CONTACT: Tom McLaughlin
Office of University Relations

Kean University Offers Workshop on Legal Aspects of Starting a Business

UNION, N.J. – The Small Business Development Center of Kean University will present a seminar titled Legal Aspects of Forming a Business, on Thursday, January 15, from 9 a.m. to noon at the school’s East Campus, Room 158 A, 215 North Avenue in Hillside, N.J.

The workshop, conducted by Richard Lambert, Esq., of Dunn Lambert, LLC, in Paramus, N.J., will address the numerous laws that affect the formation and operation of a business. It will help attendees understand how to understand and satisfy the legal requirements facing a business, as well as how to avoid legal liabilities that might otherwise damage a business. Topics will include selecting the legal business structure, choosing a name for the business, licenses and permits, employment-law matters and real-estate- and environmental-law concerns.

Special arrangements for people with disabilities can be made upon request. There is a fee of $15 per person or $20 for two, which includes literature and refreshments. Be sure to bring business cards and brochures for networking purposes.

For further information or to register for the workshop, please contact Tyra Addison at (908) 737-5950.