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Consult our online calendar to discover free legal events like workshops, webinars, and office hours.
Legal Office Hours
If you have difficulty affording an attorney, you can sign up for a 40-minute time slot to get legal help for your new business. Consultations are available in person, via phone, or video conference. Legal guidance is provided by Practicum attorneys or attorney-supervised senior law students.
Common issues include:
- Forming an entity;
- Raising investment;
- Hiring workers;
- Using contracts;
- Protecting intellectual property; and
- Complying with regulatory requirements
The Practicum will make referrals to private attorneys for issues involving bankruptcy, litigation, patents, business acquisitions, and real estate.
Central Valley Legal Workshops
Attorneys from the Practicum offer legal workshops and office hours in the Central Valley on the first and third Fridays of each month. Sign up through one of the following links:
- Legal Office Hours on First Fridays @ UC Merced Venture Lab
- Legal Workshop on First Fridays @ UC Merced Venture Lab