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March 8, 2004
CONTACT: Tom McLaughlin
Office of University Relations
908-737-NEWS (6397)

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 Tuesday, April 13, 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 Weller, Esq., of Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith, Ravin, Davis & Himmel, LLP, in Woodbridge, N.J., will address the many aspects to consider in forming a business and selecting an appropriate business entity, as well as how to properly set up and document the various entities. Topics will include sole proprietorships; general, limited and limited-liability partnerships; limited-liability companies; and C and S and professional-service corporations.

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.