qLegal has hosted a series of events throughout February and march.
27 February 2018 at 6PM
This talk introduced the audience to legal principles in developing a product or business.
Entrepreneurs (generally) are not lawyers, and may not know the full extent of how the law can help or hurt them. In fact, there are many legal considerations that impact start-up companies and entrepreneurs, particularly in the areas of business formation and structuring, employment and intellectual property protection.
19 March, 6.30 to 7.30 PM The presentation was held at Base KX. UCL Enterprise Centre Event Space, King’s Cross, and covered different legal issues startups should be considering from the outset:
Setting up a company:
Employment and interacting with third Parties:
Tuesday 6 March, 12.30 to 1.30 pm Using the example of an hypothetical company, the presentation explored the diverse range of IPRs needed to successfully protect the brand, product, services and business information of a start-up. The presentation included:
Wednesday 14 February qLegal students presented an overview of the changes bought by the GDPR which will likely impact startups and the work of organisation working with startups.
Thursday 15 March, 12.30-1.30pm
Increasingly, media regulations must be, and are being, adapted to take account of new technological developments as the dividing line between online media and traditional forms becomes less obvious.
The presentation will include an introduction on Media Law regulations relevant to the work of journalists to include some of the following:
Thursday 15 March, 9.15 to 11.30am The workshop was presented to 80 A-level students studying computer science and game development.
The presentation covered the below points, in connection with the students’ larger curriculum:
An understanding of the different IPRs and their differences, of IPRs authorship and assignment, especially in the course of employment and freelancing, of Intellectual Property Law as a business asset and its importance, of the balance of cost and benefit of each IPRs, and how to determine an IP business strategy as a start-up.
Monday 19 March, 2-3PM
This workshop introduced the audience of early stage entrepreneurs to many legal considerations that impact start-up companies and entrepreneurs. It focused particularly in the areas of business formation and structuring, employment and intellectual property protection.
This workshop touched on the below topics: