Blogs Re: ‘International Business’

Common Export Documents for Letters of Credit

By James Blake 5 July 2012Estate Planning, Wills & Trusts, International Business
Are you confused about all of the documents required for exporting goods under a letter of credit? While letters of credit are the backbone of interna... Continue Reading...

Using Negative Incentives in Outsourcing Agreements to Drive Performance

By James Blake 9 April 2012Estate Planning, Wills & Trusts, International Business

It’s increasingly necessary to use negative, compensation-reducing mechanisms to prevent vendors from intentional or... Continue Reading...


FATCA: Foreign & International Business Tax Reporting Challenges

By James Blake 5 February 2012International Business

Tax filing in 2012 will be different for many taxpayers this year.  The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) wa... Continue Reading...


Foreign Owned Company EIN Registration: Foreign Owned LLCs & Corporations

By James Blake 8 November 2011International Business

A foreign-owned company can often face challenges in obtaining an employer identification number (EIN).  If you are f... Continue Reading...


International Business Startup: Foreign Registration & Business Incorporation in Hong Kong or Singapore?

By James Blake 12 October 2011International Business, Uncategorized

Businesses in Texas that are expanding or starting business in Asia often ask me where they should locate their Asian ... Continue Reading...


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