Wednesday, May 22, 2024 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Legally Protective Contracts for the Savvy Business Leader

Presented by the Illinois Small Business Development Center at the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

In the dynamic landscape of business, contracts serve as the backbone of successful partnerships and transactions. However, without proper legal guidance, these agreements can pose significant risks to your organization. Join us for a comprehensive webinar, “Legally Protective Contracts for the Savvy Business Leader,” where we’ll delve into the intricacies of crafting contracts that safeguard your interests while fostering fruitful business relationships.  

Led by seasoned legal experts from Serna Legal Services, this webinar will provide invaluable insights into the essential elements of contracts that every business leader should understand. From identifying common pitfalls to drafting enforceable clauses, our speakers will share practical strategies for creating contracts that mitigate risks and ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations.

Key topics covered in this webinar include: 

  • Identifying crucial components of legally sound contracts
  • Navigating industry-specific considerations in contract drafting
  • Best practices for contract negotiation and review processes
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and industry standards
  • Strategies for enforcing contracts and resolving disputes effectively

Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or a budding business leader, this webinar offers valuable insights to enhance your contract management practices and protect your organization’s interests. Don’t miss this opportunity to empower yourself with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the complex world of contracts with confidence. 

Featured Speakers

Noeli Serna

Founding Attorney | Serna Legal Services

Adrienne McFarland

Director of Small Business | Small Business Development Center at the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

This event is hosted by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and our Illinois SBDC. Learn more about our small business services here.

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