For the 2nd year in a row, High Street Partners will be attending SXSW Interactive, one of the world’s largest gatherings of technology and digital professionals. As part of our participation on this trek to Austin, HSP will be co-sponsoring an “unofficial” kick-off event on Friday March 7th, from 4-7pm at the W Hotel, alongside our friends at DLA Piper and Ernst & Young.
The biggest social media event is coming to the most social media-mad country, making Brazil an indispensable proving ground for international brands.
Welcome to 2014. If you’ve been tuned into the world of international business expansion over the last decade, you know that the big buzzword has long been BRIC — for Brazil, Russia, India, and China.This year, you’ll be hearing a lot more about MINT — Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria, and Turkey. You can think of MINT as “BRIC: The Next Generation.”
As global trade continues to evolve, tax authorities naturally follow with stricter regulations designed to close tax loopholes used by sophisticated multinationals. This rapidly changing international tax landscape requires constant vigilance and adaptation of compliance processes for those doing business abroad.
For a generation, the businesses behind America’s games— the NFL, the NBA, and MLB — have been deliberately making inroads around the world, trying to cultivate global followings. Now, observers of the big leagues are predicting that they’re on the verge of a major milestone: the first overseas franchise. Get ready for the Tokyo Tigers, the Milan Mavericks, or the London Lions.