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This guide covers:
exporting and selling: Contracts with American distributors and sales agents
creating a USA subsidiary to sell or manufacture
buying an existing USA company or part ownership thereof
an overview of USA taxation
dealing with employees: Key features of USA law and practice
intellectual property in the USA
licensing and technology transfer to and within the USA
internet business: an overview of USA cyberlaw
USA business-related Visas for UK Nationals
litigation and arbitration
errors frequently made by companies new to the USA market
other sources of information
This was published originally by UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) which has since moved to the Department for International Trade (DIT).