Legal Services for Small Business Available
The Community Economic Development (CED) Clinic at Creighton University School of Law is providing free legal consultations to business owners in Mid Nebraska who are working with Community Action, REAP, SCORE, or another economic development agency or nonprofit business development organization. These services are the result of a partnership between Creighton University’s Community Economic Development Clinic and the Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska. A few clinics have already taken place.
Types of legal assistance include whether and how to form a corporation or LLC, real estate and commercial leasing, employment law, tax issues, licensing, and contracts. An attorney with the Clinic will be available between 2:30 and 6:00 p.m. at the Business Development Center, Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska in Kearney on Nov. 15, 2007, Dec. 20, 2007, and Jan. 17, 2008.
Appointments for the clinics are encouraged and can be made by calling Bob Hobbs at 308.865.5675 or by calling the Clinic directly at 402.280.3068.
On Nov. 15, 2007, the CED Clinic will provide trainings on business law issues. Training begins at 6:30 p.m. and is open to anyone interested in attending. For more information, call the Community Economic Development Clinic at 402.280.3068.