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Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project - Events


NELP Contact Information
Phone:
(212) 382-6633
Email:
nelp@nycbar.org

Small Business Legal Clinics - NELP's legal clinics provide microentrepreneurs with the opportunity to speak one-on-one with an attorney regarding their small business legal issues. Frequently discussed topics include: business structure, incorporation, contracts and agreements, commercial leasing, and intellectual property protection. In order to attend, you must register in advance. See individual event listings below for information on registration.

Presentations - NELP's volunteer attorneys give presentations on small business legal issues at local community development organizations throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

APRIL

Tuesday, April 12th (6 PM - 8 PM): A volunteer will give a presentation on the topic of Crowd Funding at the Brooklyn Business and Career Library, located at 280 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201. By subway, this location is accessible via the 2/3, to Clark Street, A/C to High Street, or the 4/5 to Borough Hall. The presentation will cover the legal implications of this type of social media financing. Registration is required as seating is limited. To RSVP online, go to http://bitly.com/1LuavET

 

Thursday, April 14th (6 PM- 7 PM): A volunteer will give a presentation on the topic of Intellectual Property at the Queens Economic Development Corporation Entrepreneur Space, located at 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101. By subway, this location is accessible via the M/R to 36th Street or the N/Q to 39th Avenue. The presentation will cover copyright, trademark and, to a lesser extent, patent protections. Learn how to protect your ideas and the steps you would need to take. To register for this presentation, please RSVP on QEDC's event page by following this link: http://www.queensny.org/qedc/business/events/?date=2016-04-14 

 

Wednesday, April 20th (5 PM - 7 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in Queens at the NYC Business Solutions - Queens Center, located at 168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Floor, Jamaica NY 11432. By subway, this location is accessible via the F train to 169th Street. To register for an appointment, call Paula Libreros, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (718) 557-6744.

 

MAY

Wednesday, May 4th (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in Harlem at the NYC Business Solutions - Upper Manhattan Center, located at 361 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027. By subway, this location is accessible via the A/B/C/D trains to 125th Street. To register for an appointment, please contact Cyrielle Jean, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (212) 749-0900 x135.

 

Tuesday, May 10th (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in Brooklyn in partnership with the Brooklyn Small Business Development Center (SBDC) of NYC College of Technology. The clinic will take place at 280 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn NY 11201. By subway, the this location is accessible via the 2/3 to Clark Street, A/C to High Street, or the 4/5 to Borough Hall. To register for an appointment, please contact the SBDC at (718) 797-0187.

 

Tuesday, May 24th (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in Harlem at The Dream Center, located at 205 West 119th Street, New York, NY 10026. By subway, this location is accessible via the B/C trains to 116th Street. To register for an appointment, please call at (212) 678-7030.

 

JUNE

Wednesday, June 1st (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in Brooklyn at the NYC Business Solutions- Brooklyn Center, located at 9 Bond Street, 5th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201. By subway, this location is accessible via the B/Q/R trains to DeKalb Avenue, 2/3 trains to Hoyt Street, A/C/G trains to Hoyt-Schermerhorn Streets, and the 2/3/4/5 trains to Nevins Street. To register for an appointment, please contact Anna Mattos, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (347) 296-8020. 

 

Thursday, June 9th (6:00 PM - 7:30 PM): A volunteer will give a presentation on the topic of Commercial Leases at the Brooklyn Business and Career Library, located at 280 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201. By subway this location is accessible via the 2/3 to Clark Street, A/C to High Street or the 4/5 to Borough Hall. This event is in partnership with the Brooklyn Small Business Development Center (SBDC) of NYC College of Technology. To register for this event, please contact the SBDC at (718) 797-0187.

 

Wednesday, June 15th (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in Queens at the Queens Economic Development Corporation Entrepreneur Space, located at 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101. By subway, this location is accessible via the E/F/M/R/ to 36th Street or the N to 39th Avenue. To register for an appointment, please contact Sante Antonelli, QEDC Business Services Director, at (718) 263-0546.