Episode 23: Coworking Legal Resources
Ian Stock has been a coworking space member since 2008 and has provided legal services to coworking owners and operators. We will talk about the needs of start-up spaces, stock options, partner agreements and how to make those dreaded Terms and Conditions more friendly and collaborative.
About Ian Stock
Ian Stock’s career spans thirty-plus years in the US and Europe, working at major law firms and independently. He has a Yale degree and speaks fluent French!
He has recently created Startup A La Carte which provides easy-to-understand flat fee pricing for essential startup legal needs. Check it out here.
Ian also specializes in tech transactions, contracts, licenses, supplier agreements, and helping entrepreneurs and startups avoid pitfalls and position themselves for success.
He has driven to completion complex M&A, IP licensing and joint venture transactions on both sides of the Atlantic, and helped non-US high-tech start-up clients move their center of gravity to Silicon Valley, helping to negotiate with and understand investors and other strategic American partners.
About Coworking With IrisCoworking With Iris was created to help drive the coworking movement as a whole towards sustainable success through sharing the stories and insights of workspace creators, community catalysts, and coworking thought leaders.
Iris Kavanagh works with shared workspace organizations to streamline operations and develop dynamic communities. She fell in love with coworking when, as a member in 2009, she realized how powerful the experience of a real, in-person community was and quickly started thinking of ways to change the world through the coworking model. Iris led the NextSpace team during initial expansion from 1 location to 9 and co-founded the League of Extraordinary Coworking Spaces and COSHARE, produced Freelance Camps and has spoken at various conferences including the Global WorkSpace Association Conference and the Global Coworking Unconference Conference.
Iris currently consults, leads Coworking Mastermind groups, heads the board of directors of COSHARE and showcases industry and movement leaders through her media series, Coworking with Iris. She lives in Santa Cruz, California with her two kids, two cats and two chickens.
Visit CoworkingConsultant.co to learn about working with Iris.
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