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Smart Business Contracting

Wednesday, January 24 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

ATB Entrepreneur Centre, Calgary

This presentation will provide assistance on what is required for a binding contract between parties, and how to properly use contracts to build a reliable business relationship with your customers, employees, and suppliers. Understanding the consequences of common contract terms which can be found in a bill of sale, leases, employee contracts, or supply agreements are critical in protecting a business’ bottom line. This presentation will help you navigate through contract terms and raise awareness with respect to payment terms, penalty clauses, etc. and provide strategies to avoid common mistakes.
**This session is suitable for all levels of entrepreneurship.
The Speaker:
 
Ryan Lee Chee is Managing Director at Ryan J. Lee Chee Professional Corporation which provides in-house legal services to start-up and medium sized companies in Alberta. He has received a Bachelor of Commerce (with Distinction) and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta. In private practice he has tackled professional negligence cases, employment disputes, and appeared at all levels of court in Alberta. Within the energy industry, he has performed in a legal counsel role before transitioning to business leadership at one of Canada’s largest industrial maintenance companies. He has led legal and commercial negotiations with some of Canada’s largest energy producers.  Currently, Ryan acts as a key advisor for clientele who perform: contractor services in the oil and gas service industry, technological services, retail services, or have started business in the food and beverage industry. He participates as an instructor teaching: Business Law , Negotiation Skills, and Conflict Management for SAIT’s Professional and Leadership Program. Ryan has received additional negotiation training at Harvard Law School. For more information about Ryan Lee Chee please visit www.rlclaw.ca.

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