Starting and Growing a Business

Registration fees: FREE - sponsored by the Friends of the Los Angeles County Law Library through the generous support of Pacific Western Bank.

Learn how to set up a business for growth and success, protect your rights, and access funding for your business.

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Know Before You Sign on the Dotted Line: Reading & Negotiating Business Contracts (Business Series)
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Apr 1, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:28 am - 11:59 pm
FREE

New and growing businesses must enter into a variety of contracts, with landlords, suppliers, and clients, to name a few. Learn how to read common “boilerplate” contractual language and negotiate contractual terms to your advantage.

Protecting Your Intellectual Property: Copyrights & Trade Secrets (Business Series)
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Apr 1, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:32 am - 11:59 pm
FREE

As a business owner, you try to do things that set you apart from the competition. Usually, you do not want the competition to know your important business information, and you don't want them to profit from your creative expressions and original works. In this class, learn how to protect the information and work that gives your business an edge.

Protecting Your Intellectual Property: Trademarks & Patents (Business Series)
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Apr 1, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:34 am - 11:59 pm
FREE

Many successful businesses develop important assets that are "intangible," including trademarks identifying your products (or services) in the flow of commerce, and patents to protect scientific inventions. Learn how to protect such assets and ensure your company's continued success.

International Trade: Increase Your Revenue by Tapping Foreign Markets
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Apr 1, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:37 am - 11:59 pm
FREE

Exporting can be a great untapped source of revenue for Los Angeles area businesses. Learn about the resources available to beginning exporters and the nuts and bolts of starting your own export business.

Business Series: Starting and Growing Your Business: Where to Start
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Sep 1, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE
Business Series: Planning for Success: Business Model Workshop
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Sep 8, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE
Building Your Credit to Grow Your Business
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Oct 26, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
08:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE
Business Series: Government Contracts: Steady Income for Your Business
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Nov 5, 2020 - Dec 31, 2025
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE
Business Series: Keeping the Books: Business Accounting Basics
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Jan 1, 2021 - Dec 31, 2025
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE
ON DEMAND: How to Help Your Business Recover and Grow in the Pandemic Economy
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Feb 23, 2021 - Dec 31, 2025
05:00 pm - 06:00 pm
FREE
ON DEMAND: Legal Dos & Don’ts for Employers
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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May 4, 2021 - Dec 31, 2025
12:00 pm - 02:00 pm
FREE
ON DEMAND: Cómo obtener un permiso de vendedor ambulante en la ciudad de L.A.
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Oct 25, 2021 - Oct 30, 2024
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE
ON DEMAND: Building Your Credit to Grow Your Business
 Location: LA Law Library - Online Class
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Oct 25, 2021 - Oct 30, 2025
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
FREE

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