Husch Blackwell is a leading legal firm across the United States. At Husch Blackwell, they have built their firm around one idea: to lead their clients from where they are to where they want to be. Husch Blackwell is a Statewide Sponsor of The Combine Incubator, an AgTech startup program.
Champions of Innovation.
Husch Blackwell helps entrepreneurs direct their passion and vision into viable business models. They offer the voice of experience and a guiding hand to young companies as they develop their products and services and successfully move them to market.
The attorneys on the Husch Blackwell Startups team are subject matter authorities in dynamic industries such as technology, life sciences, and agribusiness. They offer the support necessary to launch and grow startup companies, protect their ideas and realize their business objectives.
Husch Blackwell's Guidance to Emerging Growth Companies Includes:
Business formation and structure
Financing, including identifying investors
Intellectual property - patents, trademarks, and copyrights
Labor and employment issues
Contracts and agreements
Tax and estate planning
Mergers, acquisitions, and other strategic transactions
Specified in Agricultural and Farming Technology
Husch Blackwell's ag law team helps businesses capitalize on the opportunities presented by today’s agricultural revolution. Examples include big data, gene editing, nanotechnology, and other innovations. These technologies add value to farm operations by supporting complex farm management decisions related to planting, application of herbicides and fertilizers, and pest management.
The law firm's agriculture attorneys understand the intricacies and challenges within this industry, and the attorneys have proven success in advising clients on the strategic use of emerging agricultural technologies and practices.
If you are unsure what legal issues might apply to your new business or when to address those potential issues, the Husch Blackwell Startup Diagnostic Tool will help to ensure your new startup gets off on the right foot.
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Husch Blackwell's dedication to innovation and providing support to startups created synergy between The Combine and Husch Blackwell. Thank you for your generosity in supporting agricultural technology startups, Husch Blackwell!
What is The Combine?
Invest Nebraska’s Combine Incubator is a statewide initiative focused on supporting high-growth agri-food entrepreneurs through mentoring, commercialization support, physical incubation space on Nebraska's Innovation Campus, and a network of supporting farmers and ranchers across the state. Invest Nebraska is a private, non-profit statewide venture development organization focused on high-growth companies in Nebraska and growing the state’s entrepreneurial economy. Invest Nebraska works directly with entrepreneurs, researchers, and companies to help commercialize their technologies, launch and grow new businesses, and access needed capital.