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Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall!

There’s a lot going on in the Chicago and Colorado technology communities! Get out and about and check out what we’re up to below!

Crain’s, WGN, Bootstrapping in America & Denver Startup Week!

It’s been a busy summer for Meyer Law! I’m thrilled we were featured in Crain’s Chicago (see article below) and interviewed on WGN’s TECHNORILive where I explained how legal can make or break a startup! I also stopped by Bootstrapping in America to chat about how we’re not deal killersDenver Startup Week is up next, which kicks off today and we’re excited to be a part of it! Hope to see you around!

– Tricia Meyer, Founder + Managing Attorney, Meyer Law


Meyer Law Featured in Crain’s Chicago Magazine!

Our Founder, Tricia Meyer, was thrilled to be featured in Crain’s Chicago Magazine in July in a story about small law firms getting business from Fortune 500’s! Meyer said, “Large corporations are looking at ways in which they can get more value, and we’re a way in which they can do that.”  Read more here: How the Legal Industry’s Small Fry is Angling for Fortune 500 clients.

Come see us at Denver Startup Week! 

Join Tricia Meyer at Denver Startup Week where she’ll talk about key startup legal issues that all founder’s should be aware of to avoid making unnecessary mistakes.  Sign up here.


Meet Advisors: Startup Stories Series

In Meet Advisors Startup Stories series, Tricia Meyer connects viewers with the brightest, most dynamic entrepreneurs in the business. Through compelling stories of personal triumphs, business breakthroughs and strategic advice, this series highlights the entrepreneurs that inspire us to take the risks necessary to turn our passion into reality.  Subscribe here.

CEO of Spikeball, Chris Ruder, shares info about his experience on Shark Tank, here.

Abby Ross, Co-Founder of ThinkCERCA, gives great advice for entrepreneurs, here.

“You must believe in yourself!” More from Founder of 20Spokes, Ryan Fischer, here.

Amazing insights from the Founder of The Founding Moms!  Hear Jill Salman’s words of wisdom, here.

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100+ Who Care Chicago:

All of us at 100+ Who Care Chicago are honored to be a Chicago Innovation Award nominee for the second year in a row!  Come learn more about this amazing organization and join us at the next event on November 3, 2016 to help make a big impact. Details here.

Entrepreneurs + Startups:

Starting a business and not sure where to start?  Request a roadmap here.

Check out our fixed fee packages for startups here.

Visit our new Founder’s Corner, here.

Next Webinar:

Legal Considerations when Hiring and Building your Team on September 20th at 10am (cst). Sign up here.

Latest Blog:

Read Meyer Law’s latest blog: Is an S Corporation the Right Entity Choice for You?

Upcoming Events:

Here’s what we’re up to and we hope to see you there!

Office Hours for 1871 members
1:00 pm (cst) -3:00 pm (cst)
September 13th, 2016
1871, Chicago, IL

Workshop: Startup Law 101
11:30 am (cst) -1:00 pm (cst)
September 13th, 2016
1871, Chicago, IL

Formation Facts at Denver Startup Week
12:00 pm (mst) – 1:30 pm (mst)
September 14, 2016
Denver, CO
Sign up here.

EFCO Denver Startup Week Mentoring
9:00 am (mst) – 11:00 am (mst)
September 15, 2016
Denver, CO
Grab a slot here.

Webinar: Legal Considerations when Hiring and Building your Team
10:00 am (cst)
September 20th, 2016
Register for free here.

Office Hours for 1871 members
2:00 pm (cst) -4:00 pm (cst)
September 27th, 2016
1871, Chicago, IL

Startup Angels Workshop
September 27th-28th, 2016
1871, Chicago, IL
Register, here.

We’ve Been Helping:

~an emerging growth SaaS company with a negotiation of a seven-figure deal with a large corporation.
~a new technology startup with an advisor agreement and vesting schedule.
~a technology company with its service level agreement.~an established consulting company with a new client contract template.

What Some of Our Clients Have Been Up To:

~Congrats to LStreet Collaborative for acquiring Techstars alum, Pinch, which stands to disrupt traditional temporary employee sourcing and management!
~Anyone Can Learn to Code has launched Actualize, a part-time coding bootcamp and apprenticeship!  Learn more here.~Congrats to ConceptDrop, part of 500Startups 17th batch!