Ten Legal Tips for Small Business Success

The University of Chicago Women's Business Group (UCWBG)

July 11, 2014: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ten Legal Tips for Small Business Success


Online Webinar
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Running a small business takes a lot of work.  Often, a handful of employees fill a variety of roles, meaning that everyone has to bring serious hard work, dedication, self-motivation, and multitasking skills to the table.  Amid all this, it can be easy to forget about the legal aspects of running a business.  However, attending to these matters sooner rather than later is likely to save you time, stress, and expense in the long run.  Join us in this webinar to learn our top 10 legal tips for small business success.


Booth Student       $5

Non-Member          $10

UCWBG Member    No Fee


Register Online

Be sure to provide your email address.  Instructions for joining into the webinar will be emailed to registrants the evening of Thursday, July 10th.

Deadline: 7/10/2014

Speaker Profiles

Lema Khorshid (Speaker)
Attorney/Partner, Fuksa Khorshid

Lema Khorshid in one of the founding partners at Fuksa Khorshid, LLC where she handles a wide range of legal matters for small to mid-sized closely held businesses in Chicago and New York.  She frequently assists her clients with corporate transactional and intellectual property matters; and, for the past three years she has been lead counsel on several mergers and acquisitions that have taken her clients all over the globe.

Lema received twp bachelor's degrees from the University of Illinois of Champaign-Urbana in Finance and Marketing with a concentration in International Business and Italian(2000).  She received her Juris Doctorate from Loyola University of Law in Chicago(2004).

Lema is frequently invited to guest speak at Small Business Centers all over Chicago, where she teaches workshops to entrepreneurs on a myriad of issues that affect businesses.  In 2009, Lema was honored by the Business Ledger for being one of the twenty two influential women in business in Chicago.

For more information about our speaker, please visit  http://fklawfirm.about-us/lema-khorshid/


Elene Cafasso, '87 
Booth MBA Grad/VP Programs 2 @ UCWBG