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Whether you need help deciding whether to form an LLC or corporation or can’t tell the difference between an independent contractor and an employee, a one-on-one consultation with a lawyer can help you navigate the legal issues your business might face.
About the Consultant
As a practicing lawyer and business person, Tom’s career has focused on working with early-stage and high growth businesses. Currently, Tom is a co-founder of OpenSesame, the largest marketplace for online training. OpenSesame offers over 20,000 online courses through its 300+ publishing partners. He is passionate about OpenSesame’s core mission to make educational resources more widely available using technology.
Tom has held legal and business positions with several companies, including the LA Times, Internet Brands, and Knowledge Universe, the largest privately held education company. He has also been a founder or key team member at four early stage technology companies. He earned a JD from the University of Washington and an MBA from NYU.
*In partnership with Prosper Portland, we are thrilled to be able to offer people of color scholarships to any training activity. Eligible clients need to have a home or business address within the city of Portland. Our goal is to make business education accessible to everyone in our community. Please follow the steps outlined on the following page to be considered for this opportunity: Prosper Portland Scholarship.
PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER FOR A TRAINING ACTIVITY IF YOU PLAN ON APPLYING FOR A SCHOLARSHIP – wait until your scholarship application has been approved or denied and then proceed with registration. You will be contacted via phone or email by Prosper Portland after we receive your application. Questions? Call Effie Stansbery at 503-896-5075.