Buying a Business – What you Need to Know


November 3


10:00 am - 11:30 pm

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Invest Ottawa Education Centre


Nov 03 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Presented by Invest Ottawa partner,

In this highly interactive webinar designed for an Invest Ottawa audience (Teach, Talk, Try), participants will receive practical guidance from the presenters on the following:

  • Challenges associated with purchasing a distressed business, including value vs risks
  • When to purchase assets versus shares
  • Tactics for purchasing an insolvent business that has commenced formal restructuring or liquidation proceedings
  • Dealing with government intervention and other interested parties

This webinar will be of interest to established businesses and entrepreneurs.

About the Speakers: Naomi Morisawa De Koven and Drew Kelsall

Naomi Morisawa De Koven is the managing lawyer of MDK Business Law. She regularly advises entrepreneurs and knowledge-based businesses on legal issues relating to corporate/commercial, financing and M&A transactions. Currently she is a director of TiE Ottawa, Mindtrust Leadership and Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association.

Drew Kelsall is a business lawyer at MDK Business Law, with a primary focus on privacy and data protection. He also assists both technology and other knowledge-based clients on general corporate & commercial matters, and ensuring compliance with Canadian and Ontario laws. Outside the office, Drew enjoys skiing, travelling, and relaxing at his family’s cottage.


About MDK Business Law Professional Corporation

MDK Business Law supports entrepreneurs by providing pro-active legal knowledge to help its clients to launch well, grow smart and thrive. The law firm provides legal advice and options that support strategy and decision-making, as well as help to address the inevitable challenges encountered during the business lifecycle. The lawyers at MDK are committed to offering time and resources to members of the local entrepreneurial ecosystem that reinforce building positive, collaborative relationships with other like-minded leaders on a path to achieving long-term business success.




2020-11-03 10:00:00 2020-11-03 23:30:00 America/Toronto Buying a Business – What you Need to Know Opportunity awaits in the purchase of distressed businesses - learn why and how from MDK Business Law. Webinar
Details Date: Nov 03 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm Cost: Registration: Venue: Webinar Organizer: Invest Ottawa Education Centre