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In-person Business Development Training, Special Legal Series Part 1 of 6: Launching Your Business – Legal Requirements and Navigating the Atlantic Canadian Ecosystem

July 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Are you eager to launch and grow your business in Nova Scotia? This 6-part training series is perfect for entrepreneurs and anyone who would like to better understand the local business landscape.

The sessions will take place every month from now until December, on July 24th, August 28th, September 25th, October 23rd, November 27th, and December 11th.

Sign up today and equip yourself with the knowledge and tools you need to successfully launch and grow your business!


Part 1: July 24th from 5:30 – 7:30 pm @ ISANS Mumford, Classroom 11

In this session, you’ll hear from the initio Law Clinic; Alayna Kolodziechuk (she/they) will be our guest speaker. Alayna is the Director and Supervising Lawyer of the initio Technology and Innovation Law Clinic with over 10 years’ experience in business structuring, intellectual property (IP) strategy, and privacy law.

In this session, we will cover:

  • Canadian Law 101: Gain a basic understanding of Canadian legal requirements as they relate to business.
  • Business Structures: Explore various legal business-structures available in Nova Scotia, such as sole proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations, to determine the best fit for your entrepreneurial goals.
  • Legal Self-Defense: Learn about easy steps all business owners can take today to minimize stress and uncertainty if legal issues arise.
  • Funding and Supports: Discover a range of funding opportunities and support programs designed to help startups and small businesses thrive in the Atlantic region.
  • Networking and Resources: Connect with local business networks, mentorship programs, and resources that can provide ongoing support and guidance as you grow your business.

To attend this session, you must:

  • Be an ISANS business client
  • Have a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) level of 5+

For more information, and to register, please contact:

Suhel Shaikh  |  business@isans.ca




July 24
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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ISANS Mumford
6960 Mumford Road, Suite 2120
Halifax, B3L4P1
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