Business legal basics

Understand the key legal issues associated with setting up and running a business. In this workshop you will explore questions of structure, governance, separating the individual from the company and, intellectual property.



07 October 2020

4 – 6pm AEDT

Online via Zoom

Learning outcomes:

  • Better understand structural issues and governance.
  • Learn how to separate the individual from the company.
  • Understand intellectual property.

Presented via Zoom

Attendees will be awarded a digital Certificate of Attendance.

For ACU students

Did you know this workshop can count towards your ACU Leadership Program Certificate? More information about the Leading With Impact Program can be found here.

More information about the specific Tier 1 Bronze level activities offered by ACU Collaborate Plus is available here.

Presenter - Mike Pym

Mike Pym is the CEO of Gordian Lawyers, a law firm specialising in technology law, commercial law, privacy and start ups. Mike has been practising IT law for more than 30 years. Prior to establishing Gordian Lawyers in 2006, Mike was Head of the Technology Group at one of the largest Australian law firms, and before that he had a number of roles as senior in-house counsel for global IT companies in Europe and Australia. Mike’s clients include global ICT companies, ASX listed companies, as well as start ups, IT SMEs, Universities and Government Agencies. Mike is deeply involved in the peak national IT industry association in Australia, the Australian Information Industry Association, where he was elected a Director of the National Board 2012-2018, and was elected to be Deputy Chair of the National Board during 2016-2018.

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Supported by the NSW Government Boosting Business Innovation Program.


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