August 29, 2012 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM. 118 attended.

Open Bar Business Networking Reception @ Morrison Foerster

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    Features at this event include:

    • Open bar drinks + pizza + snacks
    • Discussion of an important issue that matters to small busness and startup communities (half an hour)
    • Three hours of networking and mingling


    This event is open to entrepreneurs from a wide range of industries. We do not require you to be in a specific industry in order to attend.






    5:30 - 6:00 PM - Registration
    6:00 - 6:30 PM - Discussion of the JOBS Act development and the implementations it has to small busness and startup communities (presented by Morrison & Foerster partners)
    6:30 - 9:30 PM - Open bar reception with drinks, pizza, and other light bites




    • Early Bird - $15
    • General Admission - $25
    • Walk - in - $35



    Sponsor (Morrison Foerster)

    For more than three decades, Morrison & Foerster LLP has provided expert counsel to technology companies at every stage of their development and growth – from initial business formation and intellectual property protection through venture capital financing, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, and beyond. Armed with an intimate understanding of our clients’ technologies and industries, the firm’s 250 corporate lawyers are driven to achieve a client’s business objectives and deliver success.

    Since 2007, Morrison & Foerster has helped to raise nearly $2 billion in venture financing for technology companies. The firm’s deep understanding of the venture capital market ensures that transactions are structured consistent with the then-current market terms and close quickly in a cost-effective manner.  Morrison & Foerster also has represented more than 100 leading venture capital funds in both fund formation and venture investments, and the firm’s extensive network of relationships within the venture capital community is readily available to client companies as they seek financing. Morrison & Foerster’s network also includes many of the leading investment banks that regularly take technology-centric companies public or assist them in the merger and acquisition process.  As clients grow and their needs evolve, the firm remains an invaluable business partner. Since 1998, Morrison & Foerster has completed more than 60 initial public offerings raising more than $4 billion in proceeds and hundreds of mergers and acquisitions with aggregate transactional values of more than $100 billion.

    The firm also provides early-stage companies with a wide range of high-quality complementary legal services in areas such as intellectual property protection, technology licensing and collaborations, domestic and international tax planning, executive compensation and labor. If the need arises, the firm is able to provide expert intellectual property, securities and commercial litigation counseling and services.

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  • Andrew Wong
    Andrew Wong

    Folks our host mofo sent two greeting persons downstairs for tonight's event. So when you walk in check in with them directly with your id. We are on the 39th floor. See ya all!

    August 29 at 5:32 PM

  • Karma

    can i get the same discount if i walk in.. I would like you guys to hold my spot..

    August 28 at 12:56 PM

    • Miriam Kapla
      Miriam Kapla

      Sorry Karma, the only discount you can get is if you RSVP on line. I hope to see you tomorrow.

      August 28 at 1:53 PM

  • Lindsay Watson
    Lindsay Watson

    I look forward to connecting with everyone at the event this week!

    August 27 at 1:50 PM

    • Gabrielle Sarmiento
      Gabrielle Sarmiento

      Hi Lindsay, we are looking forward too see you at our event as well.

      1 · August 27 at 2:24 PM

  • Ivy

    This is fantastic! I am definitely interested and will spread the word! I also hope that you will join me at the Ivy League Alumni Clubs, we are open in cities nationwide and this is a powerful New York City network, join here:

    The Ivy League Alumni Club of New York City

    We are an exclusive in-person and face-to-face social network of alumni from Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, Upenn, and Yale. We hold business and professional networking events, issue a weekly newsletter with job postings catered to alumni of these schools in the New York City area, host recreational events, and organize these events weekly and monthly in our city.

    Ivy League Alumni Club of New York City

    1 · August 23 at 9:06 PM

    • Gabrielle Sarmiento
      Gabrielle Sarmiento

      Thank you Ivy League Alumni Club of New York City. We are looking forward seeing you at the event.

      August 24 at 11:42 AM

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