Serial part-time entrepreneur shares strategies to hedge your bets in today’s market When the traditional paradigms of prestige, finance paths, law and medicine, are no longer guaranteed to lead to financial success, and climbing the corporate ladder is no longer the barometer of achievement it once was, professionals everywhere are embracing entrepreneurship – and they are doing it part-time.
Salvador Tous and Rosa Oriol are the co-founders of TOUS. TOUS is an affordable luxury lifestyle brand. Created in 1920, it has become a multi-national company with almost 500 stores in 5 continents.
Uría Menéndez, one of the most prestigious independent law firms in the Iberian market, received the prominent award for “Law Firm of the Year: Spain” from the British publication, Chambers & Partners, in the annual edition of the Chambers Europe Awards. This is the fourth time Uría Menéndez has received this award in 2008, 2010 and 2011.
Infoempresa.com is a web service offering commercial and financial information on more than 4 million Spanish companies and their executives. It is the first multi-language service that provides direct information from official (national and European) sources. Infoempresa is a product of Telecoming, a Spanish company specializing in cloud and mobile technology. In 2014, the site was recognized as the ‘most innovative infomediary website’ in terms of usability, speed and traceability.
An Affordable, Easy-To-Use Service is Available on iOS, Android, Web and Mobile Web and will Provide Customers with Convenient Support in English and Spanish
This month, our Companion program students have received visits from professors Julien Sieveking, Director of Legal Affairs at the World Anti-doping Agency, Hymie Elhai, Senior Vice President, Business Affairs & General Counsel at New York Jets, and Djenaba Parker, General Counsel of New York Red Bulls FC, as part of the Sports Law program in the Columbia University | ISDE’s Companion degree program in Global Sports Law and Management.
MAPFRE Insurance is pleased to announce that we recently launched our Businessowners Product in Pennsylvania, Florida and Arizona. MAPFRE's Businessowners Product offers a number of options to meet the specific needs of our customers with small to medium sized businesses.
Baker & McKenzie's outstanding transactional achievements in Latin America have been recognized by three separate and significant financial and legal publications: International Financial Law Review’s Americas Awards, the Latin Lawyer Elite, and the IJGlobal Americas Awards.
MAPFRE Insurance now offers PremierLiving, Restorationist and Yacht Insurance products. These products are available in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut and Rhode Island.
The global financial crisis of 2007-08 took a heavy toll on Spain’s vulnerable economy. The spectacular collapse of the real estate and construction sectors caused the unemployment rate to skyrocket to 27% in 2013. This shook the country’s economic, political, institutional and social foundations.
Uría Menéndez-PPU received the award for Global Strategic Initiative of the Year, and Luis de Carlos was named European Managing Partner of the Year
We are excited to present our gate to gate personal airport concierge service, that rapidly expedites travelers during their stay at the airport. Gateway’s clients receive personal assistance by an individual (greeter) who can anticipate any issues that may arise during their travels.
BBVA Compass delivered high-tech tools and motivated NBA stars to visit Houston's Rusk School to help the STEM today magnet school, in the city’s East End, prepare its students to compete academically in the 21st century.
The company has invested around €35 million ($37.6 million) to create one of the most technologically advanced centers in its industrial network that will provide employment for 300 people.
Columbia’s market leading Master´s Degree in Sports Management and ISDE’s Master´s Degree in Global Sports Law train lawyers in all sectors of the sports industry by teaching specific legal skills in the areas of law, arbitration and negotiation, and management skills in the areas of finance, analytics, digital media, sports personnel management, sports marketing, and facility or event management.
Evelyn Kim has joined Baker & McKenzie's North American Banking, Finance and Major Project Practice as a partner, bringing more than a decade of experience advising investors, lenders and developers on project finance matters related to renewable energy facilities.
Architect-US Professional Career Training Program USA offer companies with ties to the United States, or in the process of internationalization, to participate in the Annual Convention of the American Institute of Architects at Architect-US exhibitor booth (#2525) located near the center aisle. The Convention, PHILAIADELPHIA! 2016, will be held from May 19-21 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelpia.
José Antonio Llorente is pleased to invite you to the presentatio of this book El Octavo Sentido, to take place 6:00 p.m. April 12, at the Instituto Cervantes, 211 East 49th Street, New York, NY 10017.
Baker & McKenzie is pleased to announce that principal partner Mona Dajani has been elected to the 2016 Board of Directors for the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE). Ms. Dajani is a partner in Baker & McKenzie's North America Banking, Finance & Major Projects Practice group and member of its Steering Committee.
Meliá Hotels International (MHI) announced the debut of INNSIDE New York NoMad, opening March 2016 at 132 West 27th Street in New York. One of the largest hotel companies in the world, this will be MHI’s first property in New York City and its first INNSIDE hotel in North America.
The USCIS will begin accepting H-1B visa petitions for the 2017 fiscal year on April 1, 2016. The H-1B visa category permits professionals to live and work in the United States for a total of up to six years (with limited options for further extension), requested in up to three-year increments.
SEOPAN, Accuracy, Standard & Poor’s and Pérez-Llorca sponsored the seminar, ‘Risk Assessment and Management in Infrastructure Projects: A 360º Review’ (“Evaluación y gestión de riesgos en proyectos de infraestructura. Una visión a 360º”).
On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act. In this tax legislation, many provisions favorable to charitable giving and tax exempt organizations have been extended permanently, and, in certain situations, expanded.
Are you taking your family on a vacation during spring break? Have you considered a travel insurance policy just in case the weather doesn’t cooperate with you? MAPFRE Insurance is excited to announce that we now offer affordable, quality travel insurance plans available through our network of independent agents!
Through this innovative partnership, both organizations will join facilitating access to corporate fare agreements for Spanish and U.S. companies alike.
The Wharton School’s Knowledge@Wharton, Lauder Institute and Momentum are proud to announce the 3rd Annual U.S. - Cuba Corporate Counsel Summit, taking place March 15th at the Convene Midtown East in New York City.
ARGO Traineeship Program
"Building Competitive Advantage in the Global Market USA & SPAIN". Already in its 14th year, this unique program has become a reference in bi-lateral high level executive programs between Spain and the United States.
ISDE is delighted to announce the second edition of the Dual Master´s in Global Sports Law & Sports Management program with ISDE and Columbia University is now enrolling students for the fall classes starting in September 2016 in Manhattan, New York.
Kimberly Prior has joined Baker & McKenzie as a partner in the firm's North American Banking, Finance & Major Projects practice, bringing extensive experience in advising clients on a range of regulatory, transactional and corporate matters.
MAPFRE is committed to helping their customers prepare for natural disasters and other potential insurance hazards before they happen. Please find below some of MAPFRE’s winter preparation techniques for homeowners and personal auto customers.