BizStart video series 2: Understanding Incorporation

You have many options for how to structure your business. You may have heard that incorporating is a good idea, but do you know what business structure is best from a legal perspective? This two-part series will give you a basic understanding of corporations and reasons for incorporating. You’ll also learn about operating your corporation and mitigating risk.

Part 1: The basics of incorporating (60 min)

This webinar will give you an overview of incorporating your business. You’ll learn about ownership and direction, as well as selection and protection of a name/brand for your corporation.

Part 2: dealing with risk in your new corporation (60 min)

This webinar will discuss the major issues facing new corporations. We'll introduce you to solutions to deal with these common problems.

12.00 CAD

Jordan Mertz

Bryan and Company LLP

Jordan practices general corporate/commercial law and has experience in a wide range of corporate matters as a member of the business law group with Bryan & Company LLP. He advises on operational aspects of business enterprises, including employment, contract and leasing matters. He works with incorporations, joint ventures and partnerships, to help with governance planning and structuring.

Phil duHeaume

Raintree Financial Solutions

Phil is the Vice President of Legal & Compliance with Raintree Financial Solutions, one of Canada’s largest exempt market securities dealers. He was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta and formerly practiced law as an associate with Bryan & Company LLP. Phil continues to be an active member of the Law Society of Alberta and practices corporate/commercial and securities law with an interest in private capital and regulatory matters.