Author: emiliogarcia

The Importance of Culture in the Latin American Business World

Are you planning on expanding your business into Latin America? It could potentially provide you and your company with lots of benefits as you open yourselves up to a brand new market. However, if you are going to open up a business in Latin America, it’s important for you to keep in mind that the… Read more »

Why Trademarks Are an Important Component of Your Business

Have you trademarked your business name, business logo, and all of the other intellectual properties tied to your business? If not, you are making a big mistake and leaving your business very vulnerable. Without a trademark, anyone can come along and use your name, logo, and properties without your permission, and there isn’t a whole… Read more »

How to Protect Your Intellectual Property in Foreign Markets

The intellectual property that your business owns is incredibly important and must be protected at all costs. Intellectual property, also known as IP, includes everything from your company’s name and logo to the various inventions and trademarks, and without them, there’s a good chance your company wouldn’t be as successful as it is today. With… Read more »

Things You Learn When You Start Doing Business in Latin America

If you’ve never done business in Latin America before, you might be surprised by the experience when you begin doing it. For starters, business tends to get done much slower in Latin America, and you might get frustrated by it at times. In the U.S., everyone is always go, go, go when it comes to… Read more »

How to Mitigate Your Risk While Doing Business In Latin America

If you plan on doing business in Latin America, it’s important for you to do your due diligence and investigate everything from the employees you hire to the companies you work with in order to avoid a disaster. Business is done much differently in Latin America than it is done in the United States, so… Read more »

The Importance of Businesses Doing Due Diligence in Latin America

In an ideal world, there would be no corruption or bribery in business matters. However, we live in an imperfect world, and for some places and some people, corruption and bribery are the norm. If you’re a business that’s wanting to do business in Latin America, then it’s important you do “due diligence” before you… Read more »

Deterring Money Laundering: How We Can Help Protect Your Business

When companies move their businesses into new markets, there are a lot of different concerns that they will have. Some will worry about marketing their services and products effectively to new potential customers, while others will worry about finding reliable help in a new pool of potential employees. While there are many risks that all… Read more »

Intellectual Property: How to Protect an Intangible Asset

Intellectual property is something that is very important and valuable to your company. From the business name that you use to the logo that you created when you first launched your company, your intellectual property consists of everything that makes your business what it is today. That means you need to do everything in your… Read more »

Strange Bedfellows: The Importance of Due Diligence in Business

Would you ever blindly enter a business relationship without doing your due diligence? Of course you wouldn’t! Although we would like to think that everyone is trustworthy and that all businesses are on the up and up, that simply is not the case. Just like with your personal relationships, when it comes to any business… Read more »

Trademark Scams: What to Watch For

Obtaining and then protecting a trademark can be an arduous task. From dealing with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to keeping those who want to infringe upon your trademark at bay, you have to be on the ball at all times to protect your trademarked idea or product. It also means you have to… Read more »