What An International Services Agreement Would Mean
October 25, 2012, 12:29 PM EDT
Law360, New York (October 25, 2012, 12:29 PM EDT) -- Globally engaged companies have many opportunities to use international trade and investment rules for their business objectives. International economic agreements are typically negotiated in places like Washington, D.C., and Brussels and Beijing, and government negotiators speak a particular language and respond to particular political dynamics. Companies operating across borders, on the other hand, do business well beyond national capitals, use their own vernacular, and confront different sets of opportunities and challenges.
Yet these rules can greatly affect the commercial risks and opportunities that companies face. In...