January 2017 Business Law Newsletter

I hope this email finds you well and that you and your family had a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah and/or happy holidays whichever you celebrate and a Happy New Year, and that you are all looking forward to a good year in 2017.I’m writing you today to stay in touch and also update you.  This update includes links to two upcoming ENET meetings (including one tonight), one related previous presentation where I moderated, a presentation I gave on another subject and a further recent published article of mine, plus a special offer that you may find valuable.

1.      Product Development for Startups:  Jan. 3, 2017  

How do you develop a first product as life science, medical device or tech startup company?  How do you take your product from idea to design, to production and commercialization?  Learn from those in the life science, medical device and tech fields who’ve done it at ENET in Waltham, 1/3/17 (tonight!).  More Details Here

2.      Compensation & Equity for Early Stage Teams:  Jan. 17, 2017    

Learn how to use compensation and equity in building your early stage leadership team from three well known serial entrepreneurs and investors in tech and medical device spaces at ENET in Cambridge, 1/17/17. More Details Here

3.       Business Law Update

Robert Adelson, Boston attorney and partner at Engel & Shultz LLP, represents small companies, executives, independent consultants and family businesses. Learn how he can help you… More Details Here

4.       CEOs, C-Suite and Senior Executives

Learn about Robert Adelson’s work with C-level executives and key employees to improve job offers, employment contracts, stock, RSUs, options, bonuses and retention, severance and termination arrangements and more…  More Details Here

5.      Using Trademarks to Safeguard Value  

Are you developing a brand name for your life sciences company, product or service?  If so, trademark registration can provide valuable benefits even before you go to market. This presentation offers tips on using trademarks before and after you go to market. More Details Here 

6.      Change of control Agreements  

Is your company “in play”?  Learn how do you protect yourself or even advance your position in the event of a “successful” acquisition and change in control of your company.   More Details Here 

7.       1/2017 Offer:  Good until Jan. 31st 

This month I have a value-packed offer as a way to get introduced to my law work: An Intellectual Property law diagnostic – this offer is good through 1/31/17. More Details Here

It’s always a pleasure to get back in touch with you and other clients, friends and colleagues.  I hope the links and information provided will be useful to you and that there will be an opportunity for me to work with you on legal matters in the near future. 

Let’s keep in touch! 

Best regards,


Robert Adelson



617-951-9980 ext 205

Engel & Schultz LLP

One Federal Street,

Boston, MA 02110