New Hampshire Small Business Development Center

Financing, Employee Baggage, Intellectual Property: UNH Offers 'What You Need to Know'Series

By Janet Lathrop
UNH News Bureau

April 22, 2002

DURHAM, N.H. -- The New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (SBDC), a program of the University of New Hampshire's Whittemore School of Business and Economics, will hold the last in its series of strategy workshops for growing and protecting a business Wednesday, May 1, at Managed Ops, Bedford, from 8 a.m. to noon.

Topics to be covered include financing sources and terms, traps for the unwary in securities law, confidentiality, trade secrets and non-compete obligations, patents, trademarks, copyrights, and licensing, among others. The workshop will also address compensation issues, employee equity arrangements, options, restricted stock, phantom stock and buy-sell agreements. The SBDC series, in partnership with Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson pllc, Ernst & Young LLP, and Bourque & Associates, P.A., all of Manchester, provides corporate decision makers with timely and important information on business topics.

Cost is $65 per person per event, or $50 per person for three or more attendees from the same company. For more information or to register, contact the N.H. Small Business Development Center at the UNH Whittemore School of Business & Economics, (603) 862-2200, or by e-mail: Information is also available online at

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