Choosing the Appropriate Business Entity
February 16, 2009: 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
What entity is most appropriate for your business? Attorney Mike Weis will discuss the pro’s and con’s of various legal forms of doing business.
Illinois Institute of Technology -- Wheaton, IL Campus
First Floor Lobby
201 East Loop Road
Driving Directions:Map and directions here.
$25 for public; $20 for Chicago Booth alumni/students/faculty.
$5.00 discount if register by February 11, 2009
Register by Feb. 11th to get $5.00 discount
Bill Wentz, Class of 1988, XP-57
What entity is most appropriate for your business? What are the legal, tax, financial, account, liability/risk and practical considerations of doing business as a:
• Corporation (S or C corporation)
• Limited liability company
• Limited partnership
• Other forms, including trusts
Mike Weis will discuss the pro’s and con’s of various legal forms of doing business, relating them to the nature of the business, investors and risks involved.
Both an attorney and a CPA, Mike is experienced in business and real estate transactions. He is a partner with the Chicago law firm of Barnes & Thornburg.