This seminar is the perfect opportunity to explore the key aspects and challenges of establishing a workforce overseas. Hear from our expert partners how to set up an office, including logistics, visas and cultural differences. Learn about the financial implications, including how to pay staff, repatriate profits and the implications of tax when operating in more than one country, and get an update on the Bribery Act - highly topical in the light of the recent FIFA investigations.
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About the event
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Explore the key aspects and challenges of establishing a workforce overseas by attending this event in partnership with Nelsons Solicitors, Paragon Law and RSM.
Our experts at this interactive event will deliver presentations on:
- Setting up your office – logistics, business visas, cultural differences: the real life case study of a company's experience of setting up his overseas offices in India, China and Nigeria
- The Bribery Act-highly topical in the of the recent FIFA investigations and the Prime Minister’s comments on the need to eradicate corruption in business
- Financial implications and tax issues including setting up in a new country - How to pay staff, repatriate profits and the implications of tax when operating in more than one country
Following the presentations there will be a Q & A panel discussion where you can ask the experts any questions about your concerns and issues on the topics covered.
17h00 Registration and networking buffet
17h45 Welcome and introduction
17h55 The Bribery Act and its impact on your overseas operations
Andy Jamieson, Employment law specialist, Nelsons Solicitors
18h15 Setting up my first overseas office in India
Thalej Vasishta, Immigration Lawyer, Paragon Law
18h35 Financial implications of setting up overseas
Jacky Kinsey, Tax Director, RSM
18h55 Q&A session