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Hackers for Hire – Ye be warned

I’ve written several blogs on the topic of Deemed Exports, Presence as it relates to Deemed Exports and Reasonable Care, all of which explain how U.S. companies and individuals can run afoul of export regulations without physically exporting a product.

Another thing to monitor: China’s new sweeping data privacy law

reach when enforcing its laws.

The impact of the Political Environment on International Trade

Trade compliance and logistics have always been tightly interwoven, and the most successful companies understand how to manage both to avoid risk and take advantage of opportunities.

European Union Value Added Tax (VAT) Reforms – Effective July 1, 2021

When US companies deal with value added tax in Europe, they often fall into the same avoidable trap – the assumption that VAT is like US sales tax or Goods and Service Tax – GST (it is not) and a belief that VAT does not apply to non-European businesses (it does).

Political Risk Management & Trade Development

Two topics – political risk management and trade development — are woefully intertwined, yet many managers continue to view these as separate issues.

Your Company is Probably More Global Than You Realize

In the 1960’s, just 8% of consumer goods sold in the US were made overseas.