Indian National Bar Association Delegation Visiting Washington D.C. and New York in June Highlights New Business and Legal Opportunities Between United States and India.
June 12 to 19, 2015
Two dozen high ranking members of the Indian National Bar Association (INBA) will be traveling to Washington, D.C. and New York City in mid-June with hopes of fostering new business and legal opportunities and mutually beneficial relationships to encourage commerce between India and the United States. Among its members will be prominent government officials in the Indian government such as Minister of Finance , Maharashtra, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Ram Jethmalani etc. As part of the delegation’s visit, it will partake in panel discussions with top international law firms such as Covington & Burling, Crowell & Moring, and Hodgson Russ. Topics discussed by the panels will include a myriad of international business and trade issues. Keynote speakers will also be offering prescient insights on the India-US business climate. Guidance on content and reception arrangements has been fulfilled with the informed expertise provided by the U.S. India Business Council (USIBC). Other sponsors for the delegation events include Covington & Burling, Hodgson Russ, and Dentons.
“The INBA delegation coming to the United States to Washington, DC and New York in cooperation with the USIBC demonstrates a very strong and growing commitment to new ideas, and legal and business cooperation between the US and India,” said INBA Secretary General Kaviraj Singh.
“USIBC is pleased to be hosting INBA for a series of productive discussions on substantive legal issues, as well as discuss the topic of legal services liberalization,” said USIBC Director and Legal Policy Counsel Amy Hariani. “Our lawyers in the U.S. and India are great friends and we hope that these interactions will deepen their knowledge and understanding of each other’s legal systems for years to come.”
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The Indian National Bar Association (INBA) is incorporated as a non-profit, non-political, non-Governmental Association with global reach and membership endeavoring to act as premier body representing the interest of Indian Legal Community and to strive to provide several economic and social benefits that should accrue to them; reform the Indian Legal Systems leading to effective and quick justice for everyone; reform the Indian Governmental bureaucratic rules and regulations and the Legal Systems, leading to nation’s economic and business growth.
About U.S. India Business Council
Formed in 1975 at the request of the U.S. and Indian governments, the U.S.-India Business Council is the premier business advocacy organization, comprised of more than 300 top-tier U.S. and Indian companies advancing U.S.-India commercial ties. USIBC is the largest bilateral trade association in the United States, with liaison presence in New York, Silicon Valley, and New Delhi. Ajay Banga, President and CEO of MasterCard, is USIBC’s Chairman.
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