Zurinalaw collaborates with WORQ to organise Startup Law 101 seminar

On 4th May 2018, Zurinalaw held a Seminar for the startup community in collaboration with WORQ at the Worq Co-working Space, Glo Damansara.

Titled “Top 10 Legal Issues faced by founders and entrepreneurs”, the seminar discussed various topics affecting entrepreneurs and business owners when running a startup. During the talk, our lawyers discussed various issues affecting startups from common legal issues faced by startup founders, protecting their intellectual property assets, Management of Employees as well as fundraising matters.

Presentation Slides

  1. Protection for your Intellectual Property Assets
  2. Management of People
  3. Capital Issues in Fundraising

For a copy of the all the slides, please download the slides from our Dropbox link below.

Download Zurinalaw Seminar 2018 Presentation Slides

Preview of upcoming initiatives undertaken by the lawyers of Zurinalaw

Aside from presenting the topics above, we also presented our upcoming initiatives our lawyers are undertaking in relation to educating the startup community from a legal perspective. These initiatives consists as follows:

  1. Legal Technologist Programmes
  2. Startup Law 101 eBook
  3. Master Classes for Founders and Entrepreneurs
  4. Monthly events and seminars for the startup community

Further information of these initiatives can be found at www.startuplaw.my including an exclusive downloadable preview of the upcoming eBook written by our lawyers.

Highlights of the Participants Who Attended 

We were pleased to see a diverse set of participants who attended the event including representatives of MDEC, a government agency focused on developing the digital economy.

  • UPM
  • Grounded Learning (M) Sdn. Bhd. (“Eagle Navigator”)
  • Rantai Pintar Technologies Sdn. Bhd.
  • TIRIP Sdn. Bhd.
  • Code Army
  • Fixx Digital
  • Major Drop Sdn. Bhd.

Photos from the Event

Participants who attended the seminar at the WORQ Co-Working Space


   Marlyn Perone, a Partner at Zurinalaw presenting on the key issues related to IP when collaborating with third parties


Izwan Zakaria, a Senior associate at Zurinalaw presenting on the Startup Financing Cycle

Representatives from MDEC, a government agency focused on the digital economy were some of the participants