CASPA 2012 Year-end Seminar On Immigration12/05/2012 - 12/05/2012

CASPA 2012 Year-end Seminar on Immigration

 Non-Immigrant Work Visa and Employment-based Green Card Application


Date:    Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Time:    6:00pm - 8:30pm
Venue:  Hanhai Investment
             97 E. Brokaw Rd., Suite 210, San Jose, CA
RSVP:  Free Seminar if Sign-Up  Here
Food:   Complimentary Hors d'oeuvres      


6:00 - 6:30pm  Registration and Networking

6:30 - 6:45pm  CASPA Opening Remarks
6:45 - 8:30pm Topics: Non-Immigrant Work Visa (H-1B) and Employment-based Green Card
                         Application (EB1, EB2, EB3, EB5)
                            Hong-Jin Guan, Attorney at Law, Pacific Law Group LLP
                            James M. Wu, JW LAW GROUP
8:00 - 8:30pm Q&A 


Please join CASPA 2012 year-end seminar on immigration to find out the steps you could take for your H1B visa and green card application (EB1, EB2, EB3, EB5). Don't miss out the great chance to learn more about immigration law and to network with Bay Area professionals. Admission is free! Light refreshments will be available. 


Hong-Jin Guan, Attorney at Law, Pacific Law Group LLP
James M. Wu, Partner, Attorney, JW LAW GROUP

• Hong-Jin Guan, Attorney at Law, Pacific Law Group LLP
Education: McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, 1991
After graduating from McGeorge, Mr. Guan has specialized in business immigration and naturalization law, particularly in obtaining investment and employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant visas.  He has successfully obtained thousands of visas for his clients since 1994, and advises many Silicon Valley corporations in immigration matters.

• James M. Wu, Partner, Attorney, JW LAW GROUP , Chief Legal Consul, CASPA
Education:  William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., 1997); University of Washington (B.S.E.E., with honors, 1988)
Jim Wu has over 12 years of experience focusing primarily in the area of patent procurement, international and domestic IP counseling, IP/business strategy, portfolio management, technology transfer, patent analysis and patent litigation. Jim has assisted many multinational clients with various aspects of intellectual property rights in the United States as well as in Asia.

Jim has authored over 300 patent applications with various different technologies, such as computer architectures, microprocessors, circuits, semiconductors, computer networking, storage/memory devices, commercial electronic devices, display technologies, packaging, fabrication techniques, control systems, network communications, medical instruments, RF technologies, wireless communications and devices, graphic display, haptics, optics, LEDs, and software related inventions.

Before founding JW Law Group, Jim was an attorney at several U.S. based international and domestic law firms (White & Case, Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Steiner, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman). Jim had also worked as an in-house IP attorney for a leading programmable logic device (PLD) Semiconductor company.

Prior to his legal career, Jim was a design engineer at IBM for more than eight years, where he was involved in designing microprocessors for various IBM products. Before joining IBM, Jim also worked as an engineer at GE aerospace division implementing real-time engine control system.