Business & Intellectual Property Law for PR Professionals


Join us at noon this Friday, October 1 for “Business & Intellectual Property Law for PR Professionals.” During this online session, Michael Jonas, JD, MBA will:

  • Provide a broad overview of all of the business things you should be thinking about if you have your own PR business or want to start one
  • Discuss the difference between an LLC or a corporation and if contracts are really that important
  • Teach business and intellectual property law topics and techniques that will have you planning for your business

Michael Jonas, JD, MBA is the Principal Attorney and Owner of Rational Unicorn Legal Services PC, a community based business law firm.  The firm offers pay as you go legal services including business formation, contract review and drafting, trademark and copyright applications, and conflict resolution. The firm is a certified Oregon Benefit Company and strongly believes in and practices the triple bottom line.

Passionate about community engagement, Michael dedicates time to volunteering with several nonprofit organizations. He currently serves on two nonprofit boards: New Leaders Council (NLC), the hub for progressive Millennial thought leadership; and The Sean Goodman Foundation for Performing Arts, that envisions a world where people from all walks of life regardless of race, creed, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, gender identity, age, special needs, disabilities, and socio-economic level are given the necessary support and resources to express themselves, their beauty, and their essence in the form of art.