Forming Your Edtech Company

Session One: Forming Your Edtech Company
Date: September 6, 2017
Facilitator(s): Glen Secor, IP Lawyer and Strategist, TERC and Private Practice
The idea of creating a legal structure for an edtech organization can send many innovators running for the hills. However, it is something that every edtech entrepreneur must face, because it can affect your ability to manage the company. find and retain talented people, and attract funders.
During this session, participants will:
  • Explore the differences between 501c3, C Corps, LLCs and Benefits Corps
  • Evaluate the impact of a legal structure on funding options
  • Examine what the next steps are after forming an edtech company