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Legal Tips for Starting Up: Everything You Need To Know (PODCAST)
So many women are scared to start a business because they don’t want to get into legal trouble. Am I right? If you want to know what a lawyer has to say about what steps you need to take first, you are definitely going to want to listen to this episode.
I’m excited to introduce you to Christy Westerfeld today. She’s a lawyer and health coach, and her mission is to help you protect your business and learn a little about the legal side of things along the way. Christy has been in your shoes, starting her own health coaching business so she is here to tell you what you need to know when starting up to protect yourself legally. Thanks, Christy!
Christy Westerfeld
Christy Westerfeld
Attorney and Legal Resource for Online Entrepreneurs and Coaches
christywesterfeld.com

Legal Tips for Starting Up: Everything You Need To Know (PODCAST)

Christy helps make the legal aspects of running an online business UNcomplicated, understandable and empowering. She has been in the corporate legal world, as well as online as a certified health coach, and understands the legal intricacies of starting and running a business online, especially as a coach.
Her goal is to help you learn how to legally protect your business, in ways that are easy, simple to understand, and don’t create another headache for you.
She’s a lawyer and health coach, and her mission is to help you protect your business and learn a little about the legal side of things along the way. Christy has been in your shoes, starting her own health coaching business.
It can be so overwhelming, and the last thing you want to hear is that all your hard work is NOT legally protected. I know this is something that overwhelmed me too when I was starting.  That’s why Christy is here! Today, she is able to combine her passion for the law with her coaching and entrepreneurial knowledge to help you keep your business protected, while actually learning the basics of why you’re taking legal steps.
So welcome Christy thank you so much for being here today.
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Some questions I ask:

How to write amazing terms & conditions, privacy policies, and fool-proof return policies.
Trademark process for course/program names, etc.
How does copyright protection work? 
How to not fall into a trap in regards to coupons and discounts?
How to determine the best business structure – sole proprietor, LLC, corporation, etc. 
What are the legalities around sponsored posts? What are the legalities around affiliate marketing?
What are the rules and best practices to follow to ensure you are following the rules from the department of labor when hiring an unpaid intern? 
How do you create terms for coaching clients to agree to?
What Legal forms should be filed for an LLC

In This Episode, You Will Learn:

The first legal steps to take when growing a business.

Episode Resources:

Website for legal tips: www.christywesterfeld.com
Check out Christy’s Templates
Check out Christy’s Beginner’s Bundle

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