Airbnb challenged local hotel zoning laws, Uber took on taxi licensing requirements, and Pinterest built a business around posting copyrighted images – and if you are as old as me, you remember Napster….
Startup companies that simply follow the rules risk getting left behind. The right lawyer can mean the difference between pushing the envelope and breaking the law. Many startups struggle to decide whether and when to hire a lawyer and how to make the most of their in-house attorney once they do.
With this panel we want you to be able to ask several General Counsels of local tech companies about their work and about how their companies approached the decision to hire them:
Douglas Park – Startup Attorney of Douglas Park Law
- James Cobb – Corporate Litigator
- Becki Lee – Trademark & Copyright Attorney
- Deborah Gonzalez – Media Law Attorney