March 2016 Business Law Newsletter

We’re now in the last month of Winter, as we enjoy “March Madness” in college basketball and hockey, the Celtics and Bruins contemplate the playoffs and the Red Sox train in Florida.  As we look forward to spring, I’m writing you today to stay in touch and also update you.  This update includes  links to an upcoming ENET presentation, with links to related ENET presentations I’ve moderated in the past, plus links to other presentation materials from several past  presentations of mine, plus a special offer that you may find valuable.

1.       Launching a new Life Sciences company:  March 15, 2016

So you want to start a life sciences company?…  Learn  how to start and fund a life sciences company, from 4 entrepreneurs who have been there and done that,  at ENET in Cambridge 3/15/16, with further tips on funding, product commercialization, when and how to launch from two earlier presentations I moderated, and slides from those presentations.  More Details Here

2.       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

3.       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, options, bonuses and retention, severance and termination arrangements and more…  More Details Here

4.      Co-Founders and Core Teams – Agreements & Protections

Are you a company Founder?   Are you building a core team?  What do you include in Founder Agreements?  How do you manage vesting?  How do you, as a founder, protect yourself?   More Details Here

5.      Building Superior Management Teams  

Investors invest in people…The management team that must have the skills and dexterity to succeed where others have failed.  Learn how to build and retain the kind of management team that will be fundable in today’s market..  More Details Here

6.      Life Sciences 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. Tips on trademarks and service marks from my MDG forum presentation and slides from that presentation. More Details Here

7.       3/2016 Offer:  Good until April 4th 

This month I have a value-packed offer as a way to get introduced to my law work: a Company Formation / Founder Equity law diagnostic – this offer is good through 4/4/16. 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