USA Legals: The Need-To-Know Critical Facts Laid Bare

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North America legal

Minimising Risk Doing Business In The USA

Watch Tom Thorelli of US law firm Thorelli & Associates as he shares his tips and advice on how to minimise your risk when doing business in the highly litigious USA.

Tom is the owner of Thorelli & Associates, our go-to US attorneys here at GTM Global. They specialise in assisting small and medium-sized foreign companies in minimising their legal risks when doing business in the US through taking advance preventive action. For more information about Thorelli & Associates and the work they do to support the GTM community, checkout their partner page here.

The USA is the most litigious society in the world and that’s the reason Tom’s no1 advice is to act in a preventative capacity when doing business there. And since Tom’s firm works exclusively with UK & European companies doing business in the USA, he has the experience and local knowledge to smooth the way for your market entry. Hear from Tom in this short video as he walks you through the critical factors you’ll need to be aware of.

Key takeaways include:

  • How US law requires specific terminology in relation to consumer warranties/guarantees
  • The pros and cons of setting up a US company and where to register
  • Minimising risk and managing IP rights, potential trademark infringement and legal agreements
  • The importance of adapting sales terms such that they are enforceable in the USA
This video bite is taken from a highly acclaimed eCommerce webinar delivered in association with GS1. For more highlights and information click here.

Upcoming events

Check out our upcoming events below for more free international expansion support.

november

09nov10:00 am11:00 amInnovaud Interactive Panel EventAn interactive panel event on how to access EU Smart Technology Business from The Vaud Region, Switzerland.10:00 am - 11:00 am

december

06dec12:00 pm4:00 pmInnovaud Data Analytics & Smart Technologies Networking & Panel EventFind out how to access a $200 BN Smart Data European Market from Switzerland - networking and panel event in London.12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

07dec(dec 7)9:00 am08(dec 8)5:00 pmGIANT Health London 2022
PARTNER EVENT

The GIANT (Global Innovation and New Technology) Health Event is the UK’s leading, unmissable healthcare innovation festival; with 4 “shows within the festival”. Come meet, network, learn, and do business with 100s of world-class speakers, immersive innovation presentations, the UK’s leading health-tech start-ups pitching to investors show, and more.
9:00 am - 5:00 pm (8)

07dec3:00 pm7:00 pmNorth American Digital & Tech Market Entry & Expansion Workshop - Day 1An interactive connector event for tech scaleups to land and expand into US and Canada. Get advice and guidance from in-country experts. 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

07dec3:00 pm7:00 pmNorth American Healthcare / Health-tech Market Entry & Expansion Workshop - Day 1An interactive connector event for Health-tech scaleups to land and expand into US and Canada. Get advice and guidance from in-country experts.3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

08dec3:00 pm7:00 pmNorth American Digital & Tech Market Entry & Expansion Workshop - Day 2An interactive connector event for tech scaleups to land and expand into US and Canada. Get advice and guidance from in-country experts.3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

08dec3:00 pm7:00 pmNorth American Healthcare / Health-tech Market Entry & Expansion Workshop - Day 2An interactive connector event for Health-tech scaleups to land and expand into US and Canada. Get advice and guidance from in-country experts.3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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GTM Global helps UK companies expand internationally and supports overseas companies looking to setup or do business in the UK and Europe. Our ecosystem comprises an international network of 4,000+ tech, digital & eCommerce scale-ups; 178 in-country specialists, commercial partners & trade bodies, and a global network of economic development organisations, international investors and global tech brands.

We provide free access to workshops, resources and partners within the ecosystem, and offer a range of business development services to support scale-ups at every stage of their international expansion journey, from discovery to planning, from execution to growth. Find out more about how we can help here.