Ian E. Scott to Judge Entrepreneur Pitch Competition at Pace University

We are pleased to announce that Ian E. Scott will serve as a judge for the 11th annual Pace University pitch competition.  A number of talented new entrepreneurs will each spend 3 minutes pitching their ideas to judges.  We welcome the opportunity to participate in this event.  More information can

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Legal Considerations for a Start-Up – Some Initial Considerations – Part 2

Ian E. Scott recently presented to students in an Entrepreneurial class.  The presentation summary is as follows:   Legal Considerations for a start-up walks through the the new business legal implications of two students who have developed a  mobile application that may change the world.  The legal business topics covered include

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Legal Considerations for a Start Up including Immigration Consequences

Ian E. Scott recently presented to students in an Entrepreneurial class.  The presentation summary is as follows:   Legal Considerations for a start-up walks through the the new business legal implications of two students who have developed a  mobile application that may change the world.  The legal business topics covered include

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Ian E. Scott presents to Pace University – Visa Options for Immigrant Entrepreneurs.

Ian E. Scott recently presented to students in an Entrepreneurial class.  The presentation summary is as follows:   Legal Considerations for a start-up walks through the the new business legal implications of two students who have developed a  mobile application that may change the world.  The legal business topics covered include

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When Should an E-2 Visa Applicant Consider a Change of Status Instead of Consular Processing?

An E-2 visa is an excellent visa for a foreign national who wants to direct and operate a business in the United States. Unlike the EB-5 visa, the investment amount for an E-2 visa can be relatively low and the visa does not have any specific number of jobs that

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The E-2 Visa Process Explained – Where Should You Apply for an E-2 Visa? Should You Apply for an E-2 Visa at a Consulate or USCIS through a Change of Status?

An E-2 visa is a perfect visa for a foreign national from an E-2 treaty country that wishes to purchase or start a business in the United States. The visa can be approved with a relatively low investment in the U.S. (we regularly process E-2 visas with as low as

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President Obama’s Executive Action – What Does It Mean? A Summary of the Executive Immigration Action

President Obama’s Executive Immigration Action covered three key areas: 1. Taking steps to deal with a portion of the undocumented immigrants – “Deferred Action.” 2. Making it easier and faster for highly skilled immigrants to stay in the country, and 3. Increasing border security, As expected, the Executive Action has

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