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Professor Niemann Assists with EQ Accelerator Competition

Professor Jim Niemann, director of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic, recently assisted participants in the Entrepreneurship Quest (EQ) Accelerator competition. This is the first year for the University of Missouri System’s two-semester EQ program, which provides students at each of the four universities with new skills and mentors who guide them through the idea validation and venture development process. The 11…

Symposium – Protecting the Public While Fostering Innovation and Entrepreneurship: First Principles for Optimal Regulation

In a one-day symposium, hosted by the law school’s Center for Intellectual Property & Entrepreneurship and Business, Entrepreneurship, and Tax Law Review, a distinguished group of panelists will consider both substantive principles for regulating effectively in particular areas (e.g., financial markets, telecommunications, prescription drugs, network technologies) and broader procedural questions about how regulations should be crafted. What substantive principles should guide…

Professor Niemann Presents Workshop at UM Entrepreneurship Summit

Professor Jim Niemann will be a co-presenter at the University of Missouri’s Entrepreneurial Educator Summit, April 5-6 in Columbia. He will be on a workshop panel titled “Student Class Projects as Resources for Entrepreneurs.” Niemann is the director of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic. The summit is open to entrepreneurship educators (faculty and staff) from all four University of Missouri System campuses,…

Professor Niemann to Speak at Reynolds Journalism Institute

Professor Jim Niemann will teach the seminar “Legal Pointers for Entrepreneurs: Ignorance of the Law is no Defense,” at the MU Reynolds Journalism Institute (RJI) to help students prepare for the 2017-2018 RJI Student Competition. Professor Niemann’s seminar will teach students how to navigate the legal considerations that startups face. The seminar will cover several issues, including co-founder agreements, types…