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How to Form, Grow and Protect your LGBTQ+ Business: National Coming Out Day

  • October 11, 2021
  • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Virtual

How to form, grow, and protect
your LGBTQ+ business

Join Porter Wright's LGBTQ+ Business practice group for its inaugural LGBTQ Business Symposium webinar on Oct. 11, 2021, National Coming Out Day. Members of the practice group will share tips and strategies on how to maximize growth as well as identify potential risks unique to LGBTQ+ business owners.

Topics include:

· Entity Formation: The multiple ways in which to set-up a business and how to choose one over the other

·Taxation: Common tax issues faced by small business owners and what should one do to minimize or avoid them

·Real Estate: Navigating common real estate challenges for emerging and growing businesses

· Contracts: Contract negotiation and drafting issues faced by small businesses

·Trademarks/Copyrights/IP: Trademarks, copyrights, and other intellectual property and why businesses should be concerned

· LGBT Business Enterprise Certification: How to get certified as an LGBTBE and the advantages of that certification

Register today for this digital program. 


Monday, October 11, 2021

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Instructions to join the webinar will be shared on the confirmation page once you have registered and will also be emailed before the program.

For questions, please email

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Three Rivers Business Alliance
1735 E. Carson St. #403

Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1705

NGLCC Affiliate Chamber


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