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Freelancing or Freefalling: Vital Lessons for a 1099 Worker
May 30, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pmFree
Business Law for Entrepreneurs: The Columbus Urban League and the Legal Aid Society of Columbus are teaming up to host a free four-week lunch ‘n learn series demystifying hot topics in business law. Learn the deadly pitfalls that new businesses often fall into and how to avoid them, like negotiating a strong commercial lease and collecting business debts.
May 30th: Freelancing or Freefalling: Vital Lessons for a 1099 Worker
This session will describe what it means to be a 1099 worker and the legal issues unique to independent contractors. Learn what common contract language means and which clauses you can negotiate to strengthen your position. Explore risks that come with freelancing and the techniques you can use to mitigate those liabilities. Join us to talk insurance options, tax ramifications, and safety nets.
These exclusive events are for new and growing businesses that need the facts quick. Identify your exposure, close the gaps, and enjoy lunch with other business leaders!