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Patrick McGinnis - Entrepreneurship does not have to be full-time

04/04/2016

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.

Spain-U.S. Chamber of Commerce Will Present TOUS Co-founders, Salvador Tous & Rosa Oriol With the Prestigious 2016 Business Leader of the Year Award

04/27/2016

(New York, NY) – May 2, 2016 – Founded in New York in 1959, the Spain–United States Chamber of Commerce has become one of the leading transatlantic business organizations fostering economic ties between the two countries. Each year, the Chamber takes great pride in honoring the accomplishments of an outstanding and influential business leader who has made significant strides in bringing our countries closer together. The award ceremony brings together more than 300 attendees, representing the world of finance, business, politics, culture and social sectors from the United States and Spain.

Uría Menéndez Receives “Law Firm of the Year: Spain” in the Chambers Europe Awards

04/27/2016

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 Launches Financial & Business Information Service in English

04/27/2016

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.

BBVA - Univision Communications Unveils Digital Money Transfer Service

04/27/2016

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

ISDE - What’s new? The World Anti-Doping Agency, the New York Jets and the New York Red Bulls on the Columbia University

04/22/2016

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 Launches their BusinessOwners Product

04/21/2016

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 Transactional Excellence Recognized in Latin America

04/20/2016

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 Launches PremierLiving, Restorationist and Yacht Insurance

03/21/2016

MAPFRE Insurance now offers PremierLiving, Restorationist and Yacht Insurance products. These products are available in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut and Rhode Island.

New Book Published by Real Insitituto Elcano - A New Course for Spain: Beyond the Crisis

03/20/2016

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 and Luis de Carlos recognized at the 2016 Lawyer European Awards

03/18/2016

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

Gateway - “Greeting the world one passenger at a time”

03/18/2016

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 delivers high-tech tools and motivates to visit NBA stars Rusk School to promote financial education

03/18/2016

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.

Grupo Antolin opens a new plant in Mexico and reinforces its industrial network

03/18/2016

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.

ISDE - Earn Two Degrees and Gain Industry Exposure and Experience in Only 18 Months

03/18/2016

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.

Experienced Renewable Energy Project Finance Lawyer, Evelyn Kim, Joins Baker & McKenzie

03/18/2016

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: a program that sponsors young architects & engineers to make their american dream come true

03/18/2016

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.

Jose Antonio Llorente Publishes His Last Book, El Octavo Sentido

03/18/2016

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: Partner Mona Dajani Elected to Board of Directors for ACORE

03/01/2016

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 Debuts Innside New York NoMad

03/01/2016

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.

Kavanagh Dahl & Knight: H-1B Cap Alert

03/01/2016

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.

PÉREZ-LLORCA: Seminar on International Infrastructure Development: Assessing Risks in Dispute Management

03/01/2016

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”).

CohnReznick: New Tax Legislation Extends Incentives for Charitable Giving

03/01/2016

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.

MAPFRE Insurance Now Offers Travel Insurance

03/01/2016

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!

Air Europa Becomes the "Official Airline" of the Spain-U.S. Chamber of Commerce

03/01/2016

Through this innovative partnership, both organizations will join facilitating access to corporate fare agreements for Spanish and U.S. companies alike.

Momentum: The 3rd U.S. - Cuba Corporate Counsel Summit & The 2nd Cuba Opportunity Summit

03/01/2016

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

02/19/2016

ARGO Traineeship Program

RCC at HARVARD EXECUTIVE PROGRAM 2016

01/27/2016

"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

01/25/2016

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, Experienced Banking & Finance Lawyer, Joins Baker & McKenzie

01/18/2016

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 Insurance - Winter Preparation Tips and Reminders

01/18/2016

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.