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Join us for the second in a series of short legal Lunch-n-Learn discussions by Jon Stechmann, Partner at Fox Rothschild LLP. This session is open to the public, and as a bonus, The Pitch would like to invite you to CoWork for free for the remainder of the day following the session. You can even stick around for the SportTechie Meetup that starts at 5:30!

This is a BYOL brown bag affair - but we'll have complimentary coffee, tea, and filtered water on hand. More details and EventBrite RSVP HERE.

Protecting Confidential Information in a Startup: An introduction to understanding Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) and other Confidentiality Provisions.

In this session we will discuss the important role that Confidentiality Agreements, Consulting Agreements and non-complete provisions play in the protection of Company Intellectual Property. Key terms and concepts will be discussed such as: Different Types of NDAs, Key Provisions, Why Confidentiality is Important, Residuals Clause, Transfer of Ownership, IP created Pre-Incorporation, etc.

This is the second topic in a series of short legal Lunch-n-Learn discussions by Jon Stechmann, Partner at Fox Rothschild LLP.


About Jonathan Stechmann

Jon, a Partner at Fox Rothschild LLP, is a transactional attorney, with experience counseling emerging and established businesses on financing, technology transactions, acquisition/disposition transactions and general corporate matters, and has experience drafting and negotiating complex agreements for the development, purchase, license and distribution of software, SaaS, and other technology-related products and services. Jon also advises clients on information security, outsourcing, hosting agreements, open-source software, and the conduct of business over the Internet.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Jon gained extensive international business and technology experience through a twenty-year career as a Product Development Leader and Site Leader at General Electric, as Vice President of Product Development for Datacard Corporation, and as a Software Engineer at Control Data Corporation.

Fox Rothschild LLP is a national law firm with 750 attorneys practicing in 22 offices coast to coast. Fox Rothschild opened its Minneapolis office in 2016 through a merger with Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, a 130-year-old firm recognized as a leader in Minnesota in providing practical legal counsel to businesses of all sizes — from startups to Fortune 500 corporations.

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