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January 8, 2002
CONTACT: Faith Jackson
Office of University Relations
(908) 737-NEWS

Kean University Offers Workshop for Starting and Running Small Businesses

UNION, N.J. – The Small Business Development Center of Kean University will present a seminar titled Legal Aspects of Starting and Running a Small Business on Friday, January 10, 2003, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Kean University, East Campus, Room 158A, North Avenue, Hillside, N.J.

The workshop, conducted by Richard J. Lambert, Esq., of Dunn Lambert, LLC, of Paramus, N.J., will address the numerous laws that affect the formation and operation of a small business. It will also help attendees understand and satisfy the legal requirements facing their businesses and avoid legal responsibilities that might otherwise be damaging.

Topics of discussion will include selecting the legal business structure, choosing a name for the business, licenses and permits, employment law matters, real estate and environmental concerns, financing the business, ongoing corporate record keeping, and developing contracts and forms for use with customers, suppliers and consultants.

The seminar is co-sponsored by the Union County Economic Development Corporation. There is a fee of $15 per person or $20 for two. The fee includes coffee and danish. Special arrangements for people with disabilities can be made upon request. Be sure to bring business cards and brochures for networking purposes.

For further information or to register for the workshop, please contact Irene Schmidt at (908) 527-2946.