Legal fundamentals for your startup


Understanding the relevant legal requirements and processes when starting up your business is imperative to ensuring your business has the right foundation to grow financially and strategically. Every business is different, but all businesses require certain legal documents and processes in order to not only get started but also to scale. In this video, we discuss the different elements of legal corporate housekeeping when setting up a business, as well as the key documents and processes founders need to put into place to ensure the safety and stability of their start-up so it can thrive.


  • Understand the importance of legal set up and compliance within a start-up
  • Understand the elements of corporate housekeeping and compliance for your business
  • Identify the key and crucial legal documentation required to start and grow a business
  • Understand what legal processes to consider when growing your business

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