1. "What do you call a lawyer who helps people share, cooperate, barter, foster local economies, and build sustainable communities? That sounds like the beginning of a lawyer joke, but actually, it's the beginning of new field of law practice..." Janelle Orsi

    Join Janelle Orsi & Jenny Kassan, Co-Directors of the Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC), for an entertaining and informative talk about the emerging sharing economy, and its many legal implications.

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center facilitates the growth of sustainable, localized, and just economies, through legal research, professional training, resource development, and education. theselc.org

    Janelle & Jenny are co-authors of the American Bar Association's soon to be published book, "Sharing Law: Understanding the Legal Landscape of the Sharing Economy".

    A Santa Barbara Permaculture Network Event
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    Co-sponsors: The Fund for Santa Barbara &
    SBCC Center for Sustainability

    Event Supporters: Santa Barbara Independent, SBCC Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Permaculture Credit Union, Nutiva, Loa Tree, Slow Money Santa Barbara Chapter, Island Seed & Feed, Permaculture Guild of Santa Barbara, Green2Gold, Johnny Sacko, the UCSB Sustainability Program, Oasis Design, Isla Vista Coop, SOL Food Festival, Owen Dell & Associates, and The Sustainability Project.

    Special Thanks to Logan Nevitt of CommonGood Media for Filming & Editing

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  2. Janelle Orsi, Executive Director at Sustainable Economies Law Center, reviews the different entity types that can be utilized to support shared-ownership enterprises. She will also review the legal requirements for these entities; the different protocols governing entity purposes and taxation; the legal and financial liabilities that accrue to the entity and co-owners; and unique legal issues that may arise in shared-ownership entities.

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  3. Is it legal to rent your room to others? How about your car? Sharing Lawyer, Janelle Orsi joins me today to discuss the laws surrounding the sharing economy. We get into their current structure, how their evolving, and what you need to be aware of.

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