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Recruiting and Retaining Your Tech Start-Up Team

Thursday, February 18, 2016
2:00pm – 3:00pm

UConn Health
UConn Health's Cell & Genome Sciences Building, 400 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT

UConn’s Technology Incubation Program, TIP, a unit of the Office of the Vice President for Research/Technology Commercialization Services, presents

Building your team: Recruiting and retaining US and Non-US talent -finding out what you don't know about the legal issues involved in attracting and keeping talented people in your tech start-up

Presented by Gregg Lallier, Shareholder, Updike Kelly Spellacy and Dana Bucin, Shareholder, Updike Kelly Spellacy

This event will be held at UConn Health's Cell & Genome Sciences Building, 400 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT on February 18, 2016 at 2:00p.m.

Presentation topics include Legal Issues involved in Employing and Retaining Talent for Startup Companies, and Immigration Issues for post docs, grad students and their prospective employers.

You are required to register for this event athttp://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=xglxvofab&oeidk=a07ec7vsb79a7007eeb

Additional topics for discussion:

· Confidentiality/ Non-Competition/ Non-Solicitation Agreements

· Proprietary Information and Invention Agreements

· Employees vs. independent contractors

· Incentives and compensation alternatives

· Hiring foreign nationals

· Visa and Green Card sponsorship

· Alternative visa options for investors and entrepreneurs

· Latest developments in the OPT STEM extension issue affecting graduate students and post-doctoral fellows

Contact:

Natalie D'Oyen tip@uconn.edu

Office of the Vice President for Research (primary), Connecticut Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, School of Business, UConn Health Office of the Vice President for Research, UConn Master Calendar

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