On November 16, 2017, Jennifer Grady, Esq. will provide a guest lecture to students at the University of California, Los Angeles, International Trade and Commerce Program as part of their course entitled, “Doing Business in the U.S.” Ms. Grady will discuss corporate formation options for California entrepreneurs, and immigration visa options, including the Specialty Occupation H-1B visa; J-1 Trainee visa; TN visa for professionals from Mexico and Canada; the E-2 Investor Visa for new and existing US businesses; and the and L-1A option for executives, managers, and entrepreneurs opening an office of an existing foreign business in the United States.
“Doing Business in the U.S.” is a course offered through UCLA Extension. It provides entrepreneurs, business managers, and international trade professionals with key business and cultural insights to do business within the mainstream U.S. market. Topics include an overview of the U.S. economy, regional and national demographics and cultural dynamics, business customs, framework of the U.S. legal system, marketing strategies, and negotiating tactics.
UCLA’s International Trade and Commerce Program primarily targets international students who come to the U.S. through an exchange program and young professionals looking for U.S. business experience before setting up their own business or working for a multinational enterprise (MNE). The Certificate in International Trade and Com
merce offers a broad and comprehensive curriculum that exposes students to the business, economic, and political forces dominating the burgeoning international marketplace. Candidates completing this program are awarded the Gold Seal Certificate of the University of California signed by the Dean of UCLA Extension.
To learn more about post-graduate options for working and living in the United States, contact The Grady Firm, P.C.
About The Grady Firm:
The Grady Firm, P.C. is dedicated to providing exceptional legal counsel to entrepreneurs and their families at all stages of the business life cycle. We deliver superior customer service and holistic strategies tailored to each client’s background and goals. As a truly global practice, The Grady Firm attorneys provide the business, immigration, employment, intellectual property, and cultural counseling that American and foreign entrepreneurs need to be successful in a new market. Our tech-savvy, multi-lingual attorneys are fluent in Spanish, Italian, German, and Farsi.
They are licensed in California, and can practice immigration and intellectual property in all 50 US states. The firm serves innovative clients from around the world from its offices in Beverly Hills, Irvine, and San Diego, California.
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*This article is for informational purposes only, and does not constitute legal advice or create an attorney-client relationship. This article does not make any guarantees as to the outcome of a particular matter, as each matter has its own set of circumstances and must be evaluated individually by a licensed attorney.