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More than 125 thought-provoking topics covering the latest in business development, immigration and tax strategies, best practices, and more.

TBF, 2017

The Park Hotel, 22, Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda, Hyderabad

Rs.Xxxx (Early Bird Price Rs.xxxx till TBF, 2017)

Seminar price includes FREE Meeting Materials, High Tea Service and a Discount Coupon worth Rs.5000 towards future services.

Register today to ensure your place in this popular Seminar. Seating at this Seminar is limited.

I. How To Start, Manage And Grow Business In The U.S.

A. Incorporation, Banking and Tax Strategies

  1. Forms of business entities: Corporation, LLC, LLP
  2. Setting up a new company vs. branch office
  3. Buying an existing business vs setting up a new company
  4. Finding the right office location
  5. Setting up a bank account for your U.S. company
  6. Tax planning to conduct business in the U.S.

B. B-1: Business Visitor Visa to the U.S.

  1. Nonimmigrant Intent:What is it and how to show it?
  2. Understanding permissible business activities
  3. How long can you stay in B-1 status: Is 6 months too long?
  4. How to speed up Administrative Processing
  5. Denials under section 214(b) and 221(g)
  6. B-1 visa denials: Do they affect L-1 or H- 1B visa issuance?
  7. Tips on preparing a successful B-1 visa application
  8. Profiles of successful B-1 cases

C. Visas to Manage Your U.S. Business

  1. Opening a new office using the L-1 visa
  2. L-1A versus L-1B: What is better for a new office?
  3. Successful L-1 visa strategies for startup companies
  4. How to speed up Administrative Processing
  5. Effective business plan for an L visa petition
  6. New 2017 startup visa for entrepreneurs

D. Green Card for Entrepreneurs, Executives and Managers


II. How To Take Job And Relocate To The U.S.

A. Visas for Professionals

  1. H-1B visa: Myths and misconceptions
  2. L-1A versus L-1B: What is better for a new office?
  3. Does 3-year degree qualify you for H1B?
  4. Computer Programmers and the H-1B Category.
  5. H-1B cap issues:What do you do when cap is reached?
  6. 'B-1 in Lieu of H-1B' option
  7. L-1 visa: Is it an effective H-1B alternative?
  8. Avoiding H-1B and L-1 visa denial after receiving USCIS petition approval
  9. Extending H18 status beyond the normal six-year limit

B. Visas for Artists, Entertainers, and Religious Workers

  1. P-1 & P-3 visa for athletes, artists and entertainers
  2. O-1 Visa for athletes, artists, entertainers, businesspersons & scientists
  3. R-1 Visa for religious workers

C. Green Card for Professionals, Artists and Athletes


III. How To Make Profitable Investments In The U.S.

A. Investment Strategies

  1. Many reasons to invest in the United States
  2. Finding and buying the right businesses in USA
  3. Making profitable investments in real estate
  4. Safeguarding against dead investments

B. Green Card for investors


IV. U.S. Visa & Green Card Through Family

A. U.S. Visas for Spouse of U.S. Citizen or NRI

  1. K-1 Visa for fiancee of a U.S. Citizen
  2. Immigrant visa for spouse of a U.S. Citizen & Permanent Resident
  3. Visas for spouses of H-1B & L-1 visa holders
  4. Safeguarding against dead investments

B. Green Card for Parents, Brothers and Sisters of U.S. Citizen


V. Practical Suggestions

  1. Changing dynamics in U.S. immigration
  2. Visa extensions and change of status from OPT, B-1, H-1B, L-1
  3. When to use 'Premium Processing'
  4. What do you do if the visa petition with the USCIS is denied?

What Past Attendees Are Saying

  The seminar was well organized and presented, and saved me a lot of time in understanding the legal issues. I am able to help our business expand into U.S. as a result of this seminar."

  The seminar gave me a road map for tackling the US immigration challenges ahead. I highly recommend it for Indian executives and CEO's doing business with US."