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Expert Roundtables: Startup Legal 101

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt (25th Floor) 450 1st Street Southwest Calgary, AB T2P 5H1 Canada (map)

Hosted by Startup Calgary and Osler

Get answers to your burning startup legal questions.

Your startup is your baby - it’s never too early to start protecting it. Join us for multiple 25 minute roundtable sessions to ask all of your burning legal questions on topics like co-founder agreements and incorporation from experts at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP


  • 6:00 pm - Doors open & dinner served
  • 6:30 pm - Roundtable sessions kicks off
  • 8:30 pm - Wrap up and networking

Legal Experts: 

Frank Turner
Partner, Corporate at Osler

Ask him about: 

  • Founder agreements
  • Shares
  • International business
  • Liability


Corinne Grigoriu
Associate, Taxation at Osler

Ask her about: 

  • Founder tax issues
  • Stock options and other types of compensation
  • Share structure
  • Tax issues with non-resident investors and counterparties

Jacob Young
Associate, Corporate at Osler

Ask him about:

  • Corporate structure
  • Incorporation
  • Equity incentives

Shaun Parker
Associate, Employment & Labour at Osler

Ask him about: 

  • Employee contract agreements; best practices, termination clauses, confidentiality and IP clauses, restrictive covenants
  • Independent contractors; best practices
  • Employment standards; obligations of the employer

Note: This session is ideal for tech-enabled businesses

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