Are you interested in creating a social enterprise?
Socially driven business ventures provide entrepreneurs with a platform to find creative solutions to complicated social problems, while yielding a high level of positive social and financial return on investment. Although getting started can seem daunting, WEDC can assist you with this process.
As increasing numbers of entrepreneurs choose to incorporate social good into their missions, the options for legal structures have expanded and changed. WEDC can help you choose the best type for you!
Learn how by registering for this upcoming webinar here. WEDC, NYLPI and Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP will provide you with virtual training that will help you understand the practical and legal considerations you will make as you begin forming a social enterprise. This dynamic session will include:
- discussion of entity forms to align purpose with operations, including Delaware public benefit corporations, limited liability companies, and other forms.
- examination of key factors when determining an appropriate structure; and
- overview of resources available for entrepreneurs and start-ups.
Instructor: Perry Teicher, Impact Finance Counsel at Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Co-Instructor: Jasmine Rasheed, Associate, Mergers & Acquisitions at Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Perry leads Orrick’s global Impact Finance & Investment practice, advising impact-oriented clients globally and serves as a leader of Orrick’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives. He represents and advises entrepreneurs, companies, fund sponsors, family offices, tax-exempt organizations, and other asset owners across a wide range of transactions, including corporate legal matters, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private fund formation matters and portfolio transactions, and private placements.