Perkins Law, PLLC has recently signed on as a sponsor of two upcoming business conferences being organized by the Henrico Economic Development Authority.

The “Catalyst” conference on October 16, 2014 is geared towards emerging growth companies interested in pushing their businesses to the next level. The “Ingenuity” conference on October 17, 2014 will focus on business startups and entrepreneurship, with programs and panel discussions allowing local entrepreneurs to network with, and learn from, local business experts.

Come visit the Perkins Law table to learn about topics such as: (i) key issues to discuss with your business partner when starting a new company, (ii) compliance issues to consider when hiring your first employee, (iii) the basics of Virginia benefit corporations, (iv) fundamentals of franchising your business, (v) how to promote (and protect) your business through a strong commitment to business ethics, and (vi) creative ways to compensate employees without giving away the company.

Both events will be held at the Cultural Arts Center in Glen Allen. For more information on these events or to register, visit the Henrico Economic Development Authority website.