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NAFTA Renegotiation Goes Live

USTR Lighthizer last week delivered the Administration’s official 90-day notice to Congress that it will renegotiate NAFTA. The notice says that the process will be carried out “consistent with Congressional priorities...more

Key risk management strategies: five proactive steps for global retail brands

by DLA Piper on

When a retail brand is looking to expand globally or finds itself embroiled in an investigation, there are bespoke issues that branded retailers must focus on or risk losing credibility and revenue. In today's world of viral...more

4 Tips to Protect Textile Innovations

Is innovation a key component of your business plan? Will you distinguish yourself with unique product offerings? Whether protecting our men and women in uniform, advancing the treatment of medical conditions, or adding to a...more

Think Your Market Is Global? Then Global Consumer Regulators Likely Are Watching Your Business

by Bryan Cave on

Advances in internet technologies, global social media platforms, and inventory order management and shipping delivery systems have revolutionized our businesses. They also have opened shopping-at-home and catalog sales...more

Distribution Problems for US Companies in Europe and How To Avoid Them

by Bryan Cave on

Many US (and EU) companies operate in Europe with pricing and distribution policies which may breach EU competition rules. EU regulators are taking an increasingly tough line on pricing and online market place access. Robert...more

Eleventh Circuit: Insurer May Have to Cover Fax TCPA Liability

by Klein Moynihan Turco LLP on

Last Thursday, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals vacated a Georgia federal district court’s Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) ruling, finding that global online manufacturing marketplace MFG.com (“MFG”) satisfied...more

Implications of the 2016 US Presidential Election for Trade Policy

by White & Case LLP on

The election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States will have important implications for US trade policy. Assessing these implications in the immediate aftermath of the presidential election is,...more

Fintech M&A: From threat to opportunity

by White & Case LLP on

Fintech has evolved from being a disruptive threat to a major opportunity for financial institutions. The possibilities for dealmaking and M&A are almost limitless. The financial services industry was never going to be...more

Automation Drives Global Business Services Maturity

by Morgan Lewis on

KPMG reported in a quarterly survey that the global business services (GBS) model (which delivers core business processes such as finance and accounting, human resources, information technology, sourcing and procurement, and...more

In the Global Trenches: Making Sense of the Global Economies

by Atma Global on

On a daily basis, there’s regular media references to trade, global economies, emerging markets, BRICS – and now CIVETS and the Next Eleven. There’s continuous debate whether the category of emerging markets is even valid...more

Resource for Doing Business in the U.S. – Installment #8 – Consumer Protection

by Garvey Schubert Barer on

Almost everyone approaching the U.S. consumer market has heard nightmares about lawsuits and read damaging headlines from consumer claims. These range from industry wide antitrust investigations to criminal indictments for...more

SEC Chair Mary Jo White – FCPA Enforcement Remains a Top Priority in the Increasingly Interconnected Global Marketplace

by Bryan Cave on

On September 21, 2016, Mary Jo White, Chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) spoke at a Legal Practice Division Luncheon at the International Bar Association Annual Conference. She discussed the...more

New Immigration Rule to Welcome Start-Up Foreign Entrepreneurs

by Dorsey & Whitney LLP on

Following up on President Obama’s proposal to acknowledge the global marketplace of ideas and leverage current immigration law to encourage entrepreneurship and economic growth, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service...more

The Effect of Patents and Drug Price Regulation on New Drug Diffusion Globally

One of the great benefits of scientific inquiry is the capacity for presumptions and prejudices from experience to be challenged and explained in ways that are counter-intuitive. This is true even for disciplines like...more

AccountingToday Article Provides Tax Primer: “Global Commerce 101”

Owners of small to mid-size U.S. businesses are finding the world is a smaller place, which can be very good for business. However, the opportunities of the international marketplace come with additional responsibilities,...more

Doing Business in India? Time to Catch Up on GST Implications!

The introduction of a Goods and Services Tax “GST” in India is quickly approaching and will have an impact on all global businesses. Our friends at Khaitan & Co., one of the oldest and largest Indian law firms, recently put...more

Brexit Update: What’s Next for the Global Marketplace

by McDermott Will & Emery on

In Depth - UK Withdrawal Process - The United Kingdom will continue to be an EU member until procedures are completed for exiting the European Union, which is likely to be a long process. Under EU Treaty rules,...more

Congress Passes MTB Reform Legislation

Congress has enacted new legislation, the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act of 2016 (H.R. 4923), which offers a unique opportunity for U.S. companies whose imported goods require the payment of tariffs (i.e., normal...more

Drug and Medical Device Product Liability + Globalization = Potential Costly International Mass Tort Litigation

Q: How can a drug and medical device company recognize when it may face a global issue? David Ferrera: Not every litigation presents the potential for an international mass tort. A drug or medical device company may have a...more

Protection Of Investments Under The Trans-Pacific Partnership

by Allen & Overy LLP on

On 4 October 2015, following five years of negotiations, ministers of 12 countries gathered in Atlanta (including Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, United...more

Global Private Equity Newsletter - Fall 2015 Edition: Evaluating Cybersecurity Risks and Preparedness in Target Companies

by Dechert LLP on

Before committing resources to a potential investment, private equity firms should aggressively evaluate a target company’s cyber risks and cyber preparedness. Some target companies are naturally more exposed to cyber risk...more

Manufacturing Outlook - July 2015 - 2015 Q3

by DLA Piper on

Welcome to the 2015q3 Manufacturing Outlook report in partnership with DLA Piper. It has been an eventful summer in the world economy; while not quite four seasons in one day, we’ve seen the future of the eurozone on the...more

How Private is that Connected Car? US v. EU

by DLA Piper on

Among the fastest growing sectors in the industry of smart things is the connected car. No longer a simple way from point A to point B, cars now comprise a computer, cell phone and camera all rolled into one motorized...more

US CHINA TRADE WAR JULY 2015 TPA, TPP, TRADE POLICY, TRADE AND CUSTOMS

by Dorsey & Whitney LLP on

Because of the substantial activity in May, June and July with the passage of Trade Promotion Authority (“TPA”) and the ongoing Trans Pacific Partnership (“TPP”) negotiations, this blog post is being split into two parts. ...more

Abu Dhabi Global Market Publishes New Commercial Regulations and begins Financial Regulation Consultation

by Latham & Watkins LLP on

On 15 June 2015, the Abu Dhabi Global Market (Global Market), Abu Dhabi’s financial free zone, published the following six new regulations concerning the regulation of non-financial services in the Global Market: -...more

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