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Notable Business Risks in Latin America

What are some of the risks of doing business in Latin America? There are the bigger, global issues such as cybersecurity/data fraud and terrorist attacks. Then there are the more local Latin American problems, such as political and economic structural risks. What are the key risks in Latin America? The top risk is failure of… Read more »

SMG assists Gilead Sciences dismantle major HIV fraud scheme in South Florida On November 3, 2020, Gilead Sciences Inc. filed suit in the Southern District of Florida Federal Court seeking damages from and injunctions against 58 defendants in South Florida for their part in an alleged scheme to defraud Gilead of approx 150 million dollars. The defendants are comprised of medical clinics, laboratories, pharmacies, and their owners, officers,… Read more »

Things to Know About International Asset Searches

We live in a global society where people or entities can hide assets anywhere. What are some things to know about international asset searches? Team of Professionals Work On Your Behalf Searches typically involve a team of investigative, legal and financial professionals seeking information on your behalf. They often deal with off-shore holdings, money laundering… Read more »

Things to Consider When Selecting a Business Consultant for Latin America Expansion

Are you interested in expanding your business into Latin America? Before you do, you should strongly consider bringing a business consultant on board to help you make the transition. Ideally, you should look for someone who has helped other American companies establish themselves in Latin America. It’ll increase the chances of your expansion being a… Read more »

The Benefits of Working With a Litigation Support Specialist in Latin America

A company’s expansion into Latin America has the potential to be a lucrative endeavor. However, it can also put a company at risk for lawsuits and other unexpected legal battles. If your company ever finds itself at the center of a court case, it’s a good idea to work closely with a litigation support specialist… Read more »

How to Successfully Conduct Business in Latin America

Doing business in Latin America can be a risky proposition for your company. However, as long as you conduct risk assessments periodically and put in safeguards to prevent fraud and corruption from affecting you, it can also be very lucrative. Just make sure you’re doing everything you can to confidently do business when you enter… Read more »

Why Culture is Paramount When Doing Business in a Foreign State

Are you thinking about expanding your business into a Latin American country sometime soon? Before you do, take some time to consider how culture is going to impact the way you do business in this country. If you don’t take the culture into consideration, you could start things off on the wrong foot and cause… Read more »

What Are the Risks of Doing Business in Latin America?

Are you looking to expand your business into a new part of the world? Setting up shop in Latin America could provide a glorious new opportunity for your business. However, before you take the leap of faith and do it, you should consider some of the risks that could potentially come along with doing business… Read more »

Tips For Doing Business in Latin America

You’ve heard the term Latin America, but what does that exactly mean? Latin America is a group of countries and dependencies in the Western Hemisphere where Spanish, French and Portuguese are spoken. The term first became popular in the mid-1850s, encompassing areas from Mexico all the way down to the bottom tip of South America…. Read more »

Tips for Preventing Fraud in Your Business

Fraud is one of the many things business owners need to worry about when launching a company, especially if that company is located in a foreign country. You will need to put in safeguards to prevent fraud from becoming problematic for you. Take a look at some tips for preventing fraud within your business below…. Read more »