Startup Academy: Founding a GmbH

12:00 till 16:00 o'clock
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Legal Aspects of Startups.


Founding a company in Germany can be a difficult matter if you are not familiar with the subject. This workshop will answer the following questions:

·         What kind of companies do exist under German Law?

·         Which specific type of company fits to my individual business idea?

·         What is important when it comes to tax?


In this seminar, we will highlight first possible steps. Learn how to get a startup up and running. From business creation to competition law and intellectual property: This workshop will provide you with a fundamental knowledge of the German Court System and typical legal proceedings. Get to know essential paragraphs of legal contracts and take a closer look at typical bureaucratic procedures with suppliers, employees or customers. Register now!


No-Show Fee:

Registrants who do not attend the Online Seminar will be considered ‘no shows’ and will be charged a no-show fee of 35 Euro. This is to ensure that all places are filled and that participants on the waiting list get a chance take your place.


Format: Online

Different modules, interactive exercises, sufficient breaks and different modalities (zoom, breakout rooms) will be mixed throughout the day.


What you need to provide

Please make sure that you have a working camera on your computer - we want to see everyone! Your background doesn't need to be perfect.

- Laptop, Phone, notepad and pen, sticky notes

- Your favorite beverage and drinks for your well-being and comfort



You will receive a certificate of participation.


This workshop is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the State of Brandenburg.


Götz Friederich is a lawyer with focus on economic consulting and listed within the coachpool of many universities and institutes of trade and industry within Brandenburg. He is counselling business startups and companies in all legal questions and has a strong connection to many research fields within Potsdam.