Innovation Academy: Legal Essentials

  • London - exact address will be revealed to confirmed attendees - 12:15pm - 1:30pm
  • 19 Jun 2018

Innovation Academy: Legal essentials provides an overview of the key legal documents and concepts that are essential in forming a start-up company.

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Why attend?

  • Understand the legal foundations of founding a company
  • Hear advice from experienced company founders on what to do and what not to do when considering legal agreements
  • Meet potential mentors and business partners;
  • Network with like-minded Imperial peers;
  • See worked examples that will help you get to grips with key legal documents

Topics covered

Pre-company formation

  • Case studies on pitfalls
  • Founders contracts – dispute resolution between founders
  • How to choose a lawyer □ How to efficiently work with a lawyer
  • Explanation of term sheets

Formation and investment documents

  • Explanations of licences from Universities, Articles, IA, NED letters, etc

Post formation

  • Directors duties
  • Filing requirements
  • Board minutes
  • Distribution agreements, manufacturing agreements etc


There will be a variety of guest speakers and presentations from various investors, entrepreneurs, public funders and innovation ecosystem experts

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