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Cooley U: Boardroom Basics


Cooley – 4401 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA

Cooley U is an invitation-only, hands-on instruction program for first-time board members and entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs have few resources to learn the basics of how to form, organize and manage a board. The program is designed for the first-time entrepreneur or board member who would like to become more knowledgeable about the legal and practical issues involved in board membership.

Cooley U is a three-session course taking place over a period of several months. Each session will be 90–120 minutes long. This session will feature:

  • Lunch and an opportunity to network with your peers
  • Instruction by Cooley Partner Ken Rollins
  • Q&A with Avalon Ventures Partner and serial entrepreneur Jay Lichter

Topics Include:

  • Minimum requirements to form a board
  • Chairman's role
  • Formats and agenda
  • Founder's role on the board

For additional information, please email Leah Lowery or call +1 858 550 6465.

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