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Do Google, Amazon, and Apple Support Male Guardianship Laws?

In recent weeks, Google, Amazon, and Apple announced plans to launch technology partnerships in Saudi Arabia. Tech firms have already come under scrutiny for alleged gender pay discrimination, as well as for fostering work…more
 /  Business Organizations, International Law & Trade, Labor & Employment Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

Feel the Cultural Shift?

Cultural progress rarely unfolds in a neat, linear path. In the past couple of weeks, we’ve been witnessing just how turbulent this progress can be—as evidenced by the seismic changes in cultural attitudes that have occurred in…more
 /  Civil Rights, Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade

Time to End Gender Apartheid: Growing Up as Girls: Cultural and Structural Barriers

We’ve reached a global consensus that racial apartheid is wrong; let’s at least now raise the floor and recognize that gender apartheid is also morally wrong. Despite the progress toward gender equality that we have made in…more
 /  Business Organizations, Civil Rights, Commercial Law & Contracts, Education, International Law & Trade

Where Have All the Women Gone?

Just over a year ago, the heads of government in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile – three of Latin America’s most dynamic regional powers – were female. Today, Chile remains the only country whose presidency is held by a woman –…more
 /  Business Organizations, Civil Rights, Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Law Practice Products & Services

In the Global Trenches: bWise Russia

Russia has certainly captured the headlines this past year, from geopolitical issues around the world to its interference in the US elections and unclear relationship with the new presidential administration. Will President…more
 /  Elections & Politics, International Law & Trade

In the Global Trenches: Making Sense of the Global Economies

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
 /  Elections & Politics, International Law & Trade

In the Global Trenches: India’s Interesting Cultural Paradox

Prime Minister Modi addressed the US Congress on June 8th. The last Indian prime minister to do so was Manmohan Singh in 2005…more
 /  International Law & Trade

In the Global Trenches Germany: Global Trade & Business Culture

President Obama started the week visiting Europe’s largest industrial trade fair, Hannover Messe, and promoting global trade. It should come as no surprise that Germany -- a global export champion -- is the host of the…more
 /  International Law & Trade

In the Global Trenches: Brazil’s Business Culture & Getting Things Done

Brazil is once again at the forefront of news. Ongoing corruption scandals plague the highest echelons of leadership. Impeachment hearings threaten the stability of the largest economy in South America…more
 /  Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, International Law & Trade, Government Contracting

Navigating China’s Business Culture

The world’s second largest economy began this month with China’s National Party Congress holding its annual meeting, intended to be an official display of formality, solidarity, and strength but really to rubber stamp the…more
 /  Business Organizations, Education, Mergers & Acquisitions, International Law & Trade

Culture Applied: Practical Realities: Local Culture and Global Staffing

Far from being resolved, the issues of discrimination, based on race, ethnicity, gender, and lifestyle are once again dominating our political, social, and corporate conversations…more
 /  Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law

Japan: Decision-Making & Maintaining Harmony

Japan’s surprise move to cut interest rates below zero last month brought its continuing economic challenges back into the global limelight. The country remains an economic and industrial powerhouse -- currently ranked the…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Labor & Employment Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, International Law & Trade

CultureQuest Tips Communicating Effectively Across Cultures

Wondering just how much culture impacts working with people from different backgrounds? Most people hear about culture and business and immediately think that about protocol –a list of do’s and don’ts by culture and…more
 /  International Law & Trade

Impact of History on Culture & Business

It’s simplistic to think that trade is just about business interests in each country — global trade is much more. There’s a convergence and at times, a conflict of the interests of the different stakeholders—from businesses, to…more
 /  International Law & Trade

India’s in today’s headlines again as President Obama visits India for the second time

India is one the largest emerging markets, capturing the world’s attention for more than two decades. India has been global economic power before. This Asian giant—which until the early twentieth century was the crown jewel in…more
 /  International Law & Trade
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