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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

  

MARCH

Wednesday, Mar. 5th (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 Juri Sanchez, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (347) 296-8020.

 

Tuesday, Mar. 11th (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 the Brooklyn Business & Career Library, located at 280 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201. By subway, the Library is accessible via the 2/3 trains to Clark Street, the R to Court Street, the 4/5 to Borough Hall and the A/C to High Street. To register for an appointment, please contact the SBDC at (718) 797-0187.

 

Tuesday, Mar. 18th (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in the Bronx at the NYC Business Solutions - Bronx Center, located at 400 East Fordham Road, 7th Floor, Bronx, NY 10458. By subway, this location is accessible via the B/D trains to Fordham Road, the 4 train to East Fordham Road, and the Metro-North to Fordham. To register for an appointment, please contact Natalie Williams, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (718) 960-7916.

 

Thursday, Mar. 27th (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM): In honor of Women's History Month, the Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project in conjunction with BNY Mellon and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP will be hosting Expanding Your Reach Online - A Networking Event for Women in Business. Speakers will present on marketing strategies, intellectual property basics, and social media best practices. A wine & cheese networking session between attorneys and entrepreneurs will follow the presentations. The event will take place at the offices of BNY Mellon, located at 101 Barclay Street, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10007. By subway, this location is accessible via the A/C/1/2/3 to Chambers, E to World Trade Center, R to City Hall, 2/3 to Park Place, R to Cortlandt, and J/4/5 to Fulton. All attendees must RSVP in advance by calling (212) 382-6633.

 

 

APRIL

Tuesday, April 22nd (6:00 PM - 7:30 PM): A volunteer attorney will give a presentation on the topic of Intellectual Property at the Brooklyn Business and Career Library, located at 280 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201. The presentation will cover copyright, trademark and, to a lesser extent, patent protections. To RSVP online, click here.

 

Wednesday, Apr. 23rd (4:00 PM - 6:00 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, please contact Paula Libreros, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (718) 557-6744.

 

Thursday, Apr. 24th (5:30 PM - 7:00 PM): A volunteer attorney will give a presentation on the topic of Business Structures at the NYC Business Solutions - Bronx Center, located at 400 East Fordham Road, 7th Floor, Bronx, NY 10458. By subway, this location is accessible via the B/D trains to Fordham Road, the 4 train to East Fordham Road, and the Metro-North to Fordham. To register, please contact Natalie Williams, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (718) 960-7916. 

 

 

MAY

Tuesday, May 6th (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM): A small business legal clinic will be held in the Bronx at the NYC Business Solutions - Bronx Center, located at 400 East Fordham Road, 7th Floor, Bronx, NY 10458. By subway, this location is accessible via the B/D trains to Fordham Road, the 4 train to East Fordham Road, and the Metro-North to Fordham. To register for an appointment, please contact Natalie Williams, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (718) 960-7916.

 

Thursday, May 8th (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, 2nd Floor, 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 Marie Eusebe, Account Manager at the Business Solutions Center, at (212) 749-0900 x135.

 

Tuesday, May 20th (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 the Brooklyn Business & Career Library, located at 280 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201. By subway, the Library is accessible via the 2/3 trains to Clark Street, the R to Court Street, the 4/5 to Borough Hall and the A/C to High Street. To register for an appointment, please contact the SBDC at (718) 797-0187.