Austin Small Business Economic Development Department: Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional & Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs
Aug
16
12:00 pm12:00

Austin Small Business Economic Development Department: Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional & Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs

  • Entrepreneur Center of Austin

The Austin Small Business Economic Development Department hosts Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman in a discussion on the immigration options available for small U.S. businesses looking to grow their companies with international talent.  The seminar will also examine the issues foreign entrepreneurs face in obtaining visas to establish and work their startups in the U.S..  We will provide tips for handling some of the issues that are unique to startup organizations, founders, and their employees.

Register at: http://www.austinsmallbiz.com/WebCOE/other-calendar.htm


State Bar of Texas Annual Conference: U.S. Immigration Options for International Entrepreneurs & Startups
Jun
22
11:30 am11:30

State Bar of Texas Annual Conference: U.S. Immigration Options for International Entrepreneurs & Startups

  • Hilton Anatole Dallas

The U.S. immigration system places many hurdles in front of international professionals, as well as foreign startups and entrepreneurs seeking to work and live in the United States.  Join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman for a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for U.S. businesses looking to grow their companies with international talent, along with the issues foreign entrepreneurs face in obtaining visas to establish and work for their startups in the U.S..  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment-immigration landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for high-skilled immigrants.

Austin Small Business Economic Development Department: Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional & Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs
Jun
14
12:00 pm12:00

Austin Small Business Economic Development Department: Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional & Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs

  • Entrepreneur Center of Austin

The Austin Small Business Economic Development Department hosts Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman in a discussion on the immigration options available for small U.S. businesses looking to grow their companies with international talent.  The seminar will also examine the issues foreign entrepreneurs face in obtaining visas to establish and work their startups in the U.S..  We will provide tips for handling some of the issues that are unique to startup organizations, founders, and their employees.

Register at: http://www.austinsmallbiz.com/WebCOE/other-calendar.htm

Must Know Legal Advice For Foreign Entrepreneurs & Investors
May
3
10:00 am10:00

Must Know Legal Advice For Foreign Entrepreneurs & Investors

  • Orange Coworking

The U.S. immigration system places many hurdles in front of small businesses, as well as foreign startups and entrepreneurs, seeking to work and live in the United States. Join Immigration Attorney Jason Finkelman for a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for small businesses looking to grow their companies with international talent, along with the issues foreign entrepreneurs face in obtaining visas to establish and work for their startups in the U.S. Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment-immigration landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for high-skilled immigrants.

RSVP: https://nvite.com/sbfaustin/afce

H-1B Visa & Immigration Options for Foreign Workers - What You Need To Know
Feb
23
6:00 pm18:00

H-1B Visa & Immigration Options for Foreign Workers - What You Need To Know

  • Capital Factory

As the April 3rd U.S. H-1B work visa filing deadline rapidly approaches, Capital Factory invites you to join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, for a hands-on visa training workshop designed to walk companies, startups, and foreign nationals through the ins and outs of the H-1B work visa process. Jason will provide an overview of the start to finish steps to secure an H-1B visa.  Topics covered include:

  • Employer responsibility
  • Employee eligibility criteria
  • The H-1B visa cap and lottery
  • Educational and/or work experience requirements
  • Types of jobs appropriate for H-1B visas
  • Salary requirements
  • Application processes and timing
  • OPT/STEM status issues
  • Costs
  • Adjusting to lawful permanent resident status (“green card”) through employment
  • Options for start-ups and small employers - including challenges for companies with no revenues

Jason will also discuss alternative U.S. work visa options, and provide information on the latest immigration updates, separating fact from rumor regarding the President’s Executive Orders and proposed work and student visa legislation.

RSVP:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/h-1b-visa-immigration-options-for-foreign-workers-what-you-need-to-know-tickets-31954934068

H-1B Work Visa For Foreign Workers Workshop
Feb
18
10:00 am10:00

H-1B Work Visa For Foreign Workers Workshop

  • PanAm Recreation Center

On April 1, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") will begin accepting applications from U.S. employers for one of the most popular U.S. work visas, the H-1B visa. Companies in Austin and throughout the United States seeking to hire highly-skilled foreign workers are preparing NOW in the hopes that their petitions will be among the 85,000 selected by USCIS to receive the highly in-demand visas. Based on experience and intelligence, U.S. businesses are expecting, once again that this year's H-1B cap will be oversubscribed and subject to a random computer-generated lottery. In light of this expected demand, join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, at this meetup event to learn about the H-1B visa process and how best to prepare for timely filing in order to ensure your chance of securing an H-1B visa.

As always, this event is FREE and open to the public, so please feel free to invite your friends and colleagues.

https://www.meetup.com/Austin-Immigration/events/236400219/

Immigration & the H-1B Visa for Startups Hiring International Talent
Feb
17
12:00 pm12:00

Immigration & the H-1B Visa for Startups Hiring International Talent

  • Industrious Austin

In less than 60 days U.S. businesses will vie for one of 85,000 coveted H-1B visas in order to be eligible to hire high-skilled foreign workers in the U.S. Join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, for an in-depth discussion into the H-1B visa category, including eligibility requirements, the H-1B cap and lottery system, recent trends, and other unique immigration strategies for employers, high-tech professionals, entrepreneurs and startups to ensure their best chances for working in the United States.

 

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/immigration-the-h-1b-visa-for-startups-hiring-international-talent-tickets-31741917931

Immigration & H-1B Visa Workshop for Businesses, Startups, and Entrepreneurs Hiring Foreign Talent
Feb
15
12:00 pm12:00

Immigration & H-1B Visa Workshop for Businesses, Startups, and Entrepreneurs Hiring Foreign Talent

  • Tech Ranch Austin

U.S. companies, startups and entrepreneurs seeking to hire highly-skilled foreign employees in 2017 have a short window in which to do so.  As the April 3rd H-1B work visa filing deadline rapidly approaches, join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman at TechRanch for an in-depth discussion on the steps U.S. businesses can take to secure an H-1B visa and sponsor international professionals for employment.  Jason will provide guidance on the H-1B visa cap and lottery, as well as unique strategies for employers and international entrepreneurs and startups to navigate the immigration system.

WEBINAR: H-1B Visas for HR & Business Professionals
Feb
9
2:00 pm14:00

WEBINAR: H-1B Visas for HR & Business Professionals

  • ONLINE WEBINAR

U.S. employers seeking to hire highly-skilled foreign employees this year have a short window in which to do so.  As the April 1st H-1B work visa filing deadline rapidly approaches, join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman for an in-depth discussion on the steps U.S. businesses can take to secure an H-1B visa and sponsor foreign professionals for employment.  Jason will provide guidance on the H-1B visa cap and lottery, as well as unique strategies for Human Resources professionals, employers, and international entrepreneurs and startups to navigate the immigration system.

This is an online webinar.  FREE and open to the public.  Contact AustinHR.com for RSVP details.

H-1B Visa Workshop for HR & Business Professionals
Feb
1
10:00 am10:00

H-1B Visa Workshop for HR & Business Professionals

  • AustinHR

U.S. employers seeking to hire highly-skilled foreign employees this year have a short window in which to do so. As the April 1st H-1B work visa filing deadline rapidly approaches, join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman for an in-depth discussion on the steps U.S. businesses can take to secure an H-1B visa and sponsor foreign professionals for employment. Jason will provide guidance on the H-1B visa cap and lottery, as well as unique strategies for Human Resources professionals, employers, and international entrepreneurs and startups to navigate the immigration system.

H-1B Work Visa For Foreign Workers Workshop
Jan
28
10:00 am10:00

H-1B Work Visa For Foreign Workers Workshop

  • PanAm Recreation Center

On April 1, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") will begin accepting applications from U.S. employers for one of the most popular U.S. work visas, the H-1B visa. Companies in Austin and throughout the United States seeking to hire highly-skilled foreign workers are preparing NOW in the hopes that their petitions will be among the 85,000 selected by USCIS to receive the highly in-demand visas. Based on experience and intelligence, U.S. businesses are expecting, once again that this year's H-1B cap will be oversubscribed and subject to a random computer-generated lottery. In light of this expected demand, join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, at this meetup event to learn about the H-1B visa process and how best to prepare for timely filing in order to ensure your chance of securing an H-1B visa.

As always, this event is FREE and open to the public, so please feel free to invite your friends and colleagues.

RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/Austin-Immigration/events/236400208/

Employment Visas & Immigration Options for Businesses
Jan
19
12:00 pm12:00

Employment Visas & Immigration Options for Businesses

  • Global Chamber Austin

With the start of the new year, U.S. employers are ramping up hiring of high-skilled employees. In Austin, in particular, many companies will be seeking to sponsor highly-skilled foreign professionals for U.S. work visas. Join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman for a discussion on how U.S. businesses can navigate the immigration system to obtain visas to hire foreign employees. Jason will discuss the upcoming H-1B visa cap and lottery, as well as unique strategies for employers, students, and international entrepreneurs and startups to overcome immigration obstacles. 
 

How To Immigrate A Family Member or Loved One
Nov
5
10:00 am10:00

How To Immigrate A Family Member or Loved One

  • Pan Am Recreation Center

Join Immigration Attorneys for a discussion on how to immigrate your family members and loved ones to the United States.  We'll answer questions and discuss the issues surrounding visas and permanent residence in the U.S. for foreign nationals seeking to be with family.

As always this event is FREE and open to public, so please feel free to invite friends.  Come and mingle with other people interested in immigration issues, and share valuable information with others.

RSVP at https://www.meetup.com/Austin-Immigration/

Austin Small Business Economic Development Department: Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional & Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs
Nov
4
12:00 pm12:00

Austin Small Business Economic Development Department: Immigration Options for Hiring Foreign Professional & Visa Options for International Entrepreneurs

  • Entrepreneur Center of Austin

The Austin Small Business Economic Development Department hosts Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman in a discussion on the immigration options available for small U.S. businesses looking to grow their companies with international talent.  The seminar will also examine the issues foreign entrepreneurs face in obtaining visas to establish and work their startups in the U.S..  We will provide tips for handling some of the issues that are unique to startup organizations, founders, and their employees.

Register at: http://www.austinsmallbiz.com/WebCOE/other-calendar.htm

Startup Grind Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm
Oct
4
6:00 pm18:00

Startup Grind Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm

  • Capital Factory

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will lead a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for international entrepreneurs, startups, and investors looking to establish their businesses in the United States.  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for immigrants looking to work for startups in the U.S.

RSVP:  https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-austin-presents-jason-finkelman-finkelman-law#/

SF Foreign Startups Meetup Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm
Sep
28
5:30 pm17:30

SF Foreign Startups Meetup Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm

  • ameredia

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will lead a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for international entrepreneurs, startups, and investors looking to establish their businesses in the United States.  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for immigrants looking to work for startups in the U.S.

RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/Foreign-Startups/events/229240526/

Tarmac SF & Parisoma Host Finkelman Immigration Law Firm
Sep
27
2:00 pm14:00

Tarmac SF & Parisoma Host Finkelman Immigration Law Firm

  • Parisoma

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will lead a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for international entrepreneurs, startups, and investors looking to establish their businesses in the United States.  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for immigrants looking to work for startups in the U.S.

RSVP:  http://www.parisoma.com/events

StartupHouse (SF) Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm
Sep
26
6:30 pm18:30

StartupHouse (SF) Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm

  • StartupHouse

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will lead a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for international entrepreneurs, startups, and investors looking to establish their businesses in the United States.  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for immigrants looking to work for startups in the U.S.

RSVP: http://www.eventbrite.com/o/startuphouse-4638081887

Matter. Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm
Sep
26
4:00 pm16:00

Matter. Hosts Finkelman Immigration Law Firm

  • Matter.

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will lead a lively and informative discussion on the visa options for international entrepreneurs, startups, and investors looking to establish their businesses in the United States. Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for immigrants looking to work for startups in the U.S.

TechMap: Immigration in the Tech Industry
Aug
8
6:30 pm18:30

TechMap: Immigration in the Tech Industry

  • Capital Factory

Join Jason Finkelman in a discussion on the impact of immigration on tech startups and international tech workers.  Jason will provide tips for foreign entrepreneurs seeking to obtain visas to work in the U.S.

RSVP: http://thetechmap.com/Event/GetTickets/27942

"How to Hire Foreign Talent in 2016" - Austin Human Resources Management Association (AHRMA) Annual Conference
Jul
29
1:30 pm13:30

"How to Hire Foreign Talent in 2016" - Austin Human Resources Management Association (AHRMA) Annual Conference

  • Renaissance Austin Hotel

"How to Hire Foreign Talent in 2016" - The U.S. immigration system places many hurdles in front of U.S. companies looking to hire international talent. Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will discuss the immigration options available for U.S. businesses looking to grow their companies with foreign professionals and examine the latest issues Human Resources departments are tackling in hiring global talent. Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment immigration landscape.

U.S. Work Visa For Foreign Entrepreneurs & Startups
Jul
12
12:00 pm12:00

U.S. Work Visa For Foreign Entrepreneurs & Startups

  • Tech Ranch

Jason Finkelman will lead a lively and information discussion on the visa options for international entrepreneurs, startups, and investors looking to establish their businesses in the United States.  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment landscape and explore the changes that may be on the horizon for entrepreneurial immigrants.

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/us-work-visas-for-entrepreneurs-startups-tickets-26374074567

Keynote: “Immigration’s Impact on the Austin Economy” at the Austin Board of Realtors International Conference
Jun
30
10:00 am10:00

Keynote: “Immigration’s Impact on the Austin Economy” at the Austin Board of Realtors International Conference

  • Austin Board of Realtors

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will deliver the Keynote presentation on immigration's impact to the Austin economy.  As Austin continues to grow as global hub, highly-skilled professionals, entrepreneurs, and startups from around the world are moving to Austin and helping keep our economy strong.  Join Jason for a lively and informative discussion on the impact of immigration on Austin.  Jason will explore how businesses are managing employment-immigration challenges, what changes may be on the horizon for U.S. immigration reform, and what lies ahead for Austin as an international city.

 Global Business Series: Immigration’s Impact on Austin Businesses & Startups
May
6
11:30 am11:30

Global Business Series: Immigration’s Impact on Austin Businesses & Startups

  • ACC Highland Learning Center

As Austin businesses and startups continue to become increasingly global, the practical necessity of needing to hire and transfer highly-skilled professionals from foreign countries to Austin is becoming extremely important. The World Affairs Council of Austin invites Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman to discuss the impact of immigration on Austin businesses and our growing startup scene. Jason will explore how businesses are managing employment-immigration challenges, what changes may be on the horizon for U.S. immigration reform, and what lies ahead for international businesses and startups seeking to expand to Austin.

This is a FREE event and open to the public, however, please bring your own lunch.

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/469921093205363/

Understanding Immigration for Today's Workforce
Apr
28
4:00 pm16:00

Understanding Immigration for Today's Workforce

  • CVENT

Austin Recruiter Network will host, Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman in a discussion on U.S. immigration for today's workforce.  Sponsored by Cvent, please join us and network with other recruiting and HR professionals and add to our discussion on immigration.

The U.S. immigration system places many hurdles in front of U.S. companies looking to hire international talent.  Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will discuss the work visa options available for U.S. businesses looking to grow their companies with foreign professionals and examine the latest issues recruiters are tackling in hiring global talent.  Jason will provide tips for navigating the current employment immigration landscape.

Improving Cybersecurity Through Immigration Reform
Apr
6
4:30 pm16:30

Improving Cybersecurity Through Immigration Reform

  • Stateside Theater

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman, will discuss the impact of reforming the U.S. immigration system for high-skilled workers can have on improving cybersecurity at the Austin Forum on Technology & Society.

SXSW Immigration Reform Meetup
Mar
12
5:00 pm17:00

SXSW Immigration Reform Meetup

  • JW Marriott

Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman will be speaking at SXSW on the latest developments on U.S. immigration reform.  Join politicians, activists, and foreign nationals from around the globe in a discussion on the impact of immigration on U.S. employers, international workers, and the future of immigration reform.  We'll discuss the U.S. Presidential candidates plans for reform, potential changes to the H-1B work visa, creating pathways for international entrepreneurs and startups, and much more.

For more information visit: http://schedule.sxsw.com/2016/events/event_PP92748

Immigration Issues for International Entrepreneurs & Startups
Feb
24
6:30 pm18:30

Immigration Issues for International Entrepreneurs & Startups

  • BiGAustin

International entrepreneurs have a variety of immigration options available to them, both long and short-term, to establish startup companies in the U.S. While there is not yet a specific U.S. entrepreneur visa available, there are a number of visa options which allow international entrepreneurs to start and grow businesses in the U.S. The seminar will discuss the options to allow members of the international community to set up and begin working for their startups in the U.S., and identify immigration solutions for established employers looking to attract and retain highly-skilled foreign workers.

RSVP:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/us-immigration-issues-for-international-entrepreneurs-startups-tickets-21272357193

 H-1B Work Visa for Foreign Workers Discussion
Feb
20
10:00 pm22:00

H-1B Work Visa for Foreign Workers Discussion

  • Pan Am Recreation Center

On April 1, 2016, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") will begin accepting applications from U.S. employers for one of the most popular U.S. work visas, the H-1B visa. Companies in Austin and throughout the country seeking to hire highly-skilled foreign workers are preparing NOW in the hopes that their petitions will be among the 85,000 selected by USCIS to receive the highly in-demand visas. Based on experience and intelligence, U.S. businesses are expecting, once again that this year's H-1B cap will be oversubscribed and subject to a random computer-generated lottery. In light of this expected demand, join Austin Immigration Attorneys at this meetup event to learn about the H-1B visa process and how best to prepare for timely filing in order to ensure your chance of securing an H-1B visa.

As always, this event is FREE and open to the public, so please feel free to invite your friends and colleagues.

RSVP:  http://www.meetup.com/Austin-Immigration/events/227324390/