Doing business in the USA

Start date: February 4, 2015 5:00pm

Expansion into the United States has recently been recognised by media and technology companies as a potentially lucrative move, increasingly coming into play as a key component of these business’ strategies for growth.

In doing business there, the potential benefits are significant, including expanding your potential customer base, whilst also getting access to new talent and sources of investment capital. However, the US business and legal landscape can initially seem complex and unfamiliar, and getting to grips with this from the very start will be crucial to your success.

This seminar will cover:

  • Trading with the US v. trading in the US
  • Tax considerations and structuring
  • Business/entity structure
  • Employee/contractor issues
  • Liability and compliance
  • IP considerations
  • Immigration, including visas and employment contracts

Date: Wednesday 4 February 2015
Time: 5.00pm registration, 5.30pm start. Ends 6.45pm, followed by drinks and canapés

Date: February 4, 2015

Time: 5:00pm

Speaker Panel:

Daniel Glazer - Partner - Fried Frank
Robert Mollen - Partner - Fried Frank
Mike Hayes - Partner - Kingston Smith W1
Lauren Lantz - US Attorney - Fragomen


Kingston Smith W1
141 Wardour Street

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