WEBINARS

Hosted by Legalpad

Free U.S. work visa info sessions

Legalpad is committed to providing the international community with clear and useful U.S. work visa and immigration information. 

Every session includes actionable information to help you achieve your goals. 

Register for upcoming sessions below! ⬇️
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August 12 - 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM EDT In-Person Founder Meetup in Boston, MA

Legalpad and Transcend Network have come together to create a happy hour-networking event* for international entrepreneurs to connect, share stories, and build a support network for navigating some of the unique complexities immigrant startup founders experience.

  • Build a support network of global founders
  • Connect with founders to hear about their journey
  • Discover the Transcend Fellowship
  • Enter the world of U.S. immigration, work visas, and green cards
 

Best For: Startup founders

Length: 2 hours

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August 23 - 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT Raising capital with confidence for International Founders in the U.S.
Learn about how you can raise funds in the U.S. as an international founder. We will also discuss how raising funds can pave the way for a U.S. work visa.
 
Topics covered:
  • Preparing for Fundraising
  • Funding and U.S. work visa
  • Q&A
This session is co-hosted by Forecastr and Legalpad.

Best For: Early-stage startup founders

Length: 45 minutes

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August 25 - 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT O-1A Visa for Startup Founders

The O-1A visa is almost always the best visa option for international startup founders. Learn more about the criteria and what you can do to qualify.

Best For: Venture-backed startup founders

Length: 30 minutes

 

Additional Dates:

September 8 and 29 (Registration through this same link)

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September 1 - 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT Expand your startup in the U.S. with the L-1 work visa
Learn how to open a new office in the U.S. and transfer your existing employees from your home country to the U.S. with an L-1 work visa.
 
Topics covered:
  • Overview of the L-1 work visa for startups
  • Difference between L-1A and L-1B
  • L-1A New Office
  • How Legalpad can help you
  • Q&A

Best For: Venture-backed startup founders

Length: 45 minutes

 

Additional Dates:

September 27 (Registration through this same link)

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September 1 - 8:00 AM PDT / 11:00 AM EDT U.S. Permanent Residency Options for Work Visa Holders

Join us to learn about how individuals with U.S. work visas can successfully obtain the EB-1A or EB-2 NIW to gain permanent residency in the U.S. 

Best For: People seeking Employment-based Green Card

Length: 45 minutes

 

Additional Dates:

Thursday, September 1, 2022
1:00 PM PT / 4:00 PM ET

Thursday, October 6, 2022
8:00 AM PT / 11:00 AM ET 

Thursday, October 6, 2022
1:00 PM PT / 4:00 PM ET
 
(Registration through the same link)
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On-Demand How to Prepare for the H-1B Lottery

Topics covered:

  • Key deadlines for the H-1B lottery
  • Eligibility and requirements of the H-1B
  • How to apply for an H-1B
  • How Legalpad can help you
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On-Demand EB-2 NIW | Fast Track Your Green Card Process

Join Legalpad's Director of Legal, Y Le, for a 30-minute overview of the EB-2 National Interest Waiver (NIW).

This session is best for:
Startup founders and executives interested in gaining permanent residency in the United States.

Session highlights:
- The O-1 visa to EB-2 NIW path to permanent residency
- What is the EB-2 NIW?
-EB-2 NIW advantages
-Eligibility criteria

Best For: People seeking Employment-based Green Cards

Length: 30 minutes

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On-Demand Navigating Your Post-Graduation Visa Options!

Join us to explore your visa options after you graduate from grad school!

Topics covered will include:
- The implication of recent proclamation on visa options for international students
- Visa options for international students, including the new H-1B visa process
- Ways to work on your startup


Best For: International Students

Length:  30 minutes

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On-Demand Q&A Session | International Entrepreneur Parole Rule

Join Legalpad’s Vice President of Client Services Nhu-Y Le for a Q&A session about the International Entrepreneur Rule (IER). Learn more about the IER, how it differs from the O-1, and what the IER could mean for startup founders. 

Best For: Venture-backed startup founders

Length: 45 minutes

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