CONNECT WITH NSBWEP & ILEA IN PHILADELPHIA: “Legal Talk...What's the Worst That Can Happen?"

When:  Mar 28, 2024 from 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Greater Philadelphia Chapter

The National Society of Black Wedding and Event Professionals (NSBWEP) and ILEA Greater Philadelphia wants you to join us in Philadelphia on March 28th for “Conversations that Connect”. It’s time to engage in some legal talk about your business! What’s the Worst that Could Happen?? Sometimes, truth really is stranger than fiction — especially in the event industry. Most event pros can readily share ridiculous stories with the best of them, including planner and attorney Leah Weinberg. Pairing personal anecdotes with her candid takes on various business legalities, Leah infuses humor into an otherwise-daunting topic by sharing cautious tales of off-the-wall occurrences that aren’t quite as far-fetched as they seem. She’ll teach attendees how to identify and address unusual situations with clear action steps to stay ahead of the curve legally and ethically.

Takeaways include:

• Must-know legal concerns in the event industry and their ramifications

• Key contract terms to protect your business from the unexpected

• How to terminate a client agreement without solid legal reasoning

• Best practices for adjusting contracts without a lawyer

Your ticket includes:

  • Endless Networking
  • Seated Dinner
  • A guaranteed great time!
  • A great opportunity to build connections with two dynamic industry associations.

REGISTRATION:

NSBWEP & ILEA MEMBERS: $65 | NON-MEMBERS: $85

$10 LATE FEE AFTER MARCH 22ND, 5PM

TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

ABOUT OUR SPEAKER:

Leah Weinberg – co-founder of Oduberg Law, LLP – is an attorney, a recovering wedding planner, and the author of The Wedding Roller Coaster.

After nearly a decade in the wedding industry as the owner of Color Pop Events, a New York City-based wedding planning company, Leah is returning to her roots as an attorney to assist her former colleagues in the events industry, along with other entrepreneurs and business owners.

Her work and insights have been published online and in print with Vogue, the New York Times, People, CNN, CNBC, Bravo, Martha Stewart, and The Knot, among others.

A WeddingPro Educator with The Knot + WeddingWire since 2020, Leah travels throughout the country and internationally sharing insight with her peers regionally, as well as at national conferences such as Alt Summit, NACE Experience, and The Special Event.

Location

Philadelphia Marriott Old City
One Dock Street
Philadelphia, FL 19106
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