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Essential legal contracts for tech startups


Through this course you will gain an understanding of the principles of contracting, the nature and structure of a contract and the essential contracts, all framed for the needs of a tech-based startup.

This course consists of lectures, reading material and slides. Upon completion of the course, you will have a grounded understanding of the principles of contracting and how they apply to your business.

When and where?

13 to 15 July 2021, 9:00-12:00 (first two days), 9:00-11:00 (last day) SAST

This course will be held remotely, most likely on Zoom - exact details will be sent to registered participants a few days before the course.

Please note: this course was originally advertised as a contact course, but circumstances have forced us to reschedule it as a remote course.

Who will benefit from this course?

This course is for entrepreneurs, founders, innovation officers and legal personnel of tech based startups.


This course is presented in conjunction with Endcode. EndCode is a tech law advisory that specialises in assisting startups in navigating the legal frameworks that impact their businesses. We are proud legal mentors for tech startups at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria and the pan-African Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST).

How much?

R2,200 per person


A certificate of attendance from UCT will be awarded to students who attend the full course.

How to sign up

Complete and submit the registration form. You will then be given the payment information. Please note that registrations will not be accepted until payment has been made.

One or two days before the course, we will send you the Zoom link. You will need to register and use a password to enter the virtual classroom.

Registrations close three days before the course starts.

Download the brochure.

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