Smith Shapourian Mignano PC is a women- and minority-owned law boutique firm representing startups and small businesses in corporate matters and business litigation. We are an innovative and enterprising law firm, utilizing up-to-the-minute technology to maximize our efficiency and effectiveness so as to offer clients a high-touch, high-quality experience.
Our corporate clients include growth-stage tech and cannabis entrepreneurs who are forming and scaling their companies, as well as traditional small businesses, micro-funds, and professional services firms who seek to form, buy, sell, merge or dissolve their businesses. Our business litigation clients include founders involved in disputes with their former companies, partners, or investors; or businesses engaged in contractual disputes with their service providers, clients, or former employees.
Lindsey S. Mignano and Neda Shapourian will present at the Bar Association of San Francisco's 2018 Barristers Annual Meeting. Lindsey will be discussing Senate Bill No. 826, which will require a domestic general corporation or foreign corporation that is a publicly-held corporation headquartered in California to have a minimum of one female person on its board of directors. Neda will be briefing on recent developments in corporate structuring of Cannabis businesses in the State of California.
Neda Shapourian, Katy Young of Ad Astra Law Group, and Michelle Dylan of Law Offices of Michelle Dylan will present on topics such as the history of cannabis regulations and current state of the industry; practical considerations for drafting documents, including formation documents and leases; persisting criminal prosecution concerns; changing regulations; and litigation risks.