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Free Legal Help for Small Businesses and Nonprofits

2024-04-17 09:00:00 2024-04-17 10:30:00 America/New_York Free Legal Help for Small Businesses and Nonprofits Meet with an attorney from the Legal Aid Society of Columbus to get your legal questions answered. Drop-in hours are 9:00-10:30 AM on Wednesdays, in the Business & Nonprofit Resource Center at Main. Main Library -

Wednesday, April 17
9:00am - 10:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-04-17 09:00:00 2024-04-17 10:30:00 America/New_York Free Legal Help for Small Businesses and Nonprofits Meet with an attorney from the Legal Aid Society of Columbus to get your legal questions answered. Drop-in hours are 9:00-10:30 AM on Wednesdays, in the Business & Nonprofit Resource Center at Main. Main Library -

Meet with an attorney from the Legal Aid Society of Columbus to get your legal questions answered. Drop-in hours are 9:00-10:30 AM on Wednesdays, in the Business & Nonprofit Resource Center at Main.

LASC can provide free legal advice and representation to eligible businesses and nonprofits on topics including:

  • Nonprofit Entity Incorporation
  • By-Law Drafting and Updates
  • Internal Governance, Policies, & Procedures
  • Fundraising Regulations and Requirements
  • IRS Regulatory Interpretation
  • Social Enterprise Issues
  • For-Profit Entity Incorporation
  • Commercial Lease Review
  • Property Acquisition and Zoning
  • Contract Drafting and Review
  • Liability Waiver and Form Development

Eligibility for free legal services for nonprofits is determined on a case-by-case basis by the Community Economic Development team at LASC. A number of factors are considered, including:
*Ability of the organization to pay for legal services
*Income of the members of the organization
*Who the organization serves

Eligibility for free legal services for businesses is generally determined based on income.  If a business or nonprofit does not qualify for free services, referrals will be made to other legal resources.

LASC is committed to creating an environment of prosperity for all central Ohioans. This can only be achieved by offering legal support to the nonprofit leaders on the front lines of community development, the small business owners who drive our economy, and the local advocates who fight for neighborhood and community  change.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Business and Grants |

Main Library

Phone: 614-645-2275

Hours
Mon, May 27 Closed
Tue, May 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 31 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 01 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 02 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Main Library Parking Garage

Carnegie’s Café, First Floor
The Library Store, First Floor
Carnegie Gallery, Second Floor

 

Upcoming events

Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, May 28, 10:30am - 11:00am

Tue, May 28, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, May 28, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room 2A Learning Lab

Tue, May 28, 3:15pm - 3:45pm

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, May 29, 11:00am - 11:30am

Wed, May 29, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, May 29, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room 2A Learning Lab

Wed, May 29, 3:15pm - 3:45pm

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 11:00am

Thu, May 30, 11:00am - 11:30am

Thu, May 30, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Thu, May 30, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Thu, May 30, 3:15pm - 3:45pm

Thu, May 30, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room 3A

Fri, May 31, 10:30am - 11:00am

Fri, May 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, May 31, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Fri, May 31, 3:15pm - 3:45pm

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 11:30am

Sun, Jun 02, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 03, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 03, 10:30am - 11:00am

Mon, Jun 03, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jun 03, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am

Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jun 04, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Tue, Jun 04, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 11:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Jun 05, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Wed, Jun 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 3A

Wed, Jun 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 06, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Thu, Jun 06, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Thu, Jun 06, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room 3A

Fri, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:00am

Canceled
Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, Jun 07, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Fri, Jun 07, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Sat, Jun 08, 11:00am - 11:30am

Sat, Jun 08, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Sat, Jun 08, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Kaufman Plaza

Sat, Jun 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Auditorium,Meeting Room 3A

Sun, Jun 09, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Sun, Jun 09, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Study Room 3

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:00am

Mon, Jun 10, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jun 10, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Study Room 3

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 11:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jun 11, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Tue, Jun 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Tue, Jun 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 3A

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Jun 12, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Wed, Jun 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Wed, Jun 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room 3B

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 11:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 13, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Thu, Jun 13, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room 3A

Fri, Jun 14, 10:30am - 11:00am

Canceled
Fri, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, Jun 14, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Fri, Jun 14, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 11:30am

Sat, Jun 15, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Sun, Jun 16, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:00am

Mon, Jun 17, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jun 17, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Mon, Jun 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:00am

Tue, Jun 18, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jun 18, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Tue, Jun 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Thu, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 20, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Thu, Jun 20, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Thu, Jun 20, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:00am

Canceled
Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fri, Jun 21, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Fri, Jun 21, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Sat, Jun 22, 11:00am - 11:30am

Sat, Jun 22, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Sun, Jun 23, 1:30pm - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jun 24, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Mon, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Study Room 3

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tue, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jun 25, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Tue, Jun 25, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Jun 26, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Jun 26, 12:45pm - 1:15pm

Wed, Jun 26, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room 1A

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 11:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Jun 27, 12:45pm - 1:15pm