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ASSET PROTECTION: Offshore vs. Domestic Trust (US Persons)
Ours is an international law firm, so offshore work has always been part of our practice. Lately, however, we have been moving away from recommending offshore to our US clients.
IMMIGRATION: TN-1 Visa Renewals
If you already have a TN Visa, you may renew your stay for three years. In fact, there is no limit on how many three-year renewals you may obtain.
Self-determination in International Law
Self-Determination in International Law, 12 Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law 132, 1981
International Child Custody Cases
International child custody is essentially a specialty within a specialty.
Free Trade Zones for Your Business
If you pay import/export tariffs, then this article may be helpful to your business profitability
Right of First Refusal or Right to Match - Your Advantage
A Right of First Refusal or Right to Match is an essential element of Bylaws or Operating Agreements; Employment Agreements Commercial Leases...READ MORE.
FDA Certificates and the EU - Import/Export
Depending on the product you export, you must be registered with the FDA and have a certificate. The EU now requires manufacturers/exporters to be registered as well.
The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act ("FATCA")
If you have a financial interest in or signature authority over a foreign financial account, including a bank account, brokerage account, mutual fund, trust or other type of foreign financial account, the Bank Secrecy Act may require you to report the account yearly to the Internal Revenue Service.
Oman Limits the National Treatment to Companies with Non-US Ownership
The U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement has recently evolved with regards to the Omani national treatment to U.S. companies that have some percentage of non-U.S. ownership.
Merger & Acquisition - Potential SEC violation
The Two-Track merger structure, also known as the Burger King Merger, may cause the SEC to be triggered early and a violation of rule 14e-5 of the 1934's Act.

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