USA Tops 2016 A.T. Kearney Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index 4th Year In a Row

The United States is the top-ranked FDI destination for the fourth year in a row. The US economy is proving resilient to the risks facing other countries, including many other developed markets. Content excerpts courtesy of atkearney.com In May 2016, A.T. Kearney released its annual FDI Confidence Index, which surveys C-level executives and regional and …

L-1 Intracompany Transferee Visa For Executives, Managers, and Employees with “Specialized Knowledge”

by Jennifer Grady, Esq. The L-1A Non-Immigrant classification enables a US employer to transfer an executive or manager from one of its affiliated foreign offices abroad to one of its offices in the United States.  This classification also enables a foreign company which does not yet have an affiliated U.S. office to send an executive …

The Grady Firm to Host Seminar on Expanding to the US in Vancouver January 20, 2016

After a successful and productive engagement with Vancouver Start Up Week in September, California-based business and immigration attorney, Jennifer Grady Esq., is returning to Vancouver in January 2016. During her visit, Jennifer will be attending the BC Tech Summit, and will will also be meeting with entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, and people interested in expanding their business into the …

Can’t Afford a Green Card Just Yet? How to Obtain Permanent Residency by Transitioning From the E-2 Treaty Investor Visa to EB-5

by Jennifer A. Grady, Esq. and Anthony Mance, Esq. The E-2 treaty investor visa can be a great way for a foreign entrepreneur to open a business and live and work in the United States legally. What’s more, it is relatively affordable in that it only requires a “substantial” capital investment in a bona fide …

Webinar 4/29: How to Bring Your Business to the Largest Consumer Economy in the World

On April 29, 2015 at 11 am PST, The Grady Firm attorneys will be presenting a webinar on how foreign entrepreneurs can do business in the United States, from a corporate and immigration law perspective. Today, A.T. Kearney released its 15th annual Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index, which ranks countries based on how changes in their political, …