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The speakers will discuss how international startups can move to Silicon Valley.
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This is an online event. Participation is 100% online.

Participants can be located anywhere in the world!

This event is FREE to attend!

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(Participants who have registered via Eventbrite will be emailed the login link right before the start of the event.)

All Eventbrite registrants will receive a FREE soft copy of this classic book by the speaker, Silicon Valley venture capital attorney Roger Royse.

Dead on Arrival: Avoiding the Legal Mistakes That Could Kill Your Startup

(Participants who have registered via Eventbrite will be emailed the login link right before the start of the event.)

Silicon Valley contains the greatest concentration of wealth in the world, housing companies representing trillions of dollars of market capitalization on a short stretch of land between San Francisco & San Jose, California.

Companies from around the world come to Silicon Valley for access to markets, financing & talent. Many of the most successful companies have started in other countries & moved to Silicon Valley.

Please join us for a presentation on how international startups can move to Silicon Valley. The speakers will discuss the legal, business & practical aspects of moving your company, funding your startup & tips on how to comply with legal, tax & regulatory requirements.

The presentation will cover:

1) How to make your company fundable to venture capitalists

2) How to protect you foreign intellectual property

3) The importance of limiting your potential liability

4) Complying with federal immigration & California's byzantine employment law rules

5) Attracting & incentivizing employees

6) Raising money in general in Silicon Valley

And much more!

Please come with your questions, comments & scenarios.

About the Speakers:

Roger Royse is a partner in the Palo Alto office of Haynes & Boone, LLP & practices in the areas of corporate & securities law, domestic & international tax, mergers & acquisitions, & fund formation. He works with companies ranging from newly formed tech startups to publicly traded multinationals in a variety of industries. Roger has been an instructor or professor of legal, tax & business topics for the Center for International Studies (Salzburg, Austria), Golden Gate University School of Law & Stanford Continuing Studies & is a frequent speaker, writer, radio guest, blogger & panelist for bar associations, CPA organizations, & business groups. Roger is a Northern California Super Lawyer, is AV Peer-Rated by Martindale Hubbell, & has a Superb rating from Avvo..

Roger is the author of Dead on Arrival: How to Avoid the Legal Mistakes That Could Kill Your Startup & has been interviewed & quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fox Business, Chicago Tribune, Associated Press, Tax Notes Magazine, Nikkei Asian Review, China Daily, San Francisco Chronicle, Reuters, The Recorder, 7X7, Business Insurance & Fast Company.

If you have questions about the content of this presentation, you can reach Roger at:

Gabor Szecsi (Say-Chi) is a capital markets & securities Associate at Haynes & Boone in Palo Alto. His practice focuses on mergers, acquisitions, private equity investments & corporate compliance & governance.

Before he started his career at Haynes Boone, Gabor advised clients in three continents on various cross-border transactions. He is qualified to practice law in California & Hungary. Gabor has extensive experience in helping clients manage their business in a foreign legal system. He has a master's degree in Anglo-Saxon laws & legal translation; He has a master's degree in International Transactions & Comparative Law; And he is a research fellow at the Transatlantic Technology Law Forum at Stanford Law School.

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