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Stephen Petras and Deborah Wilcox to Discuss "Expanding Your Business Abroad"

News / October 24, 2017

On Oct. 31, 2017, BakerHostetler Partners Stephen Petras and Deborah Wilcox will be speaking at an outreach program for Northeast Ohio manufacturing firms seeking paths to expand their businesses. The program will explore various ways firms can expand their operations into other countries and seek foreign investment in their U.S. firm. Topics of discussion include:

  • Structuring the ownership of operations
  • Taking tax planning into consideration
  • Basics of using licensing agreements
  • Forming a joint venture or acquiring a foreign company or its assets
  • Foreign companies partnering with and investing in U.S. companies

Speakers include Allen J. Littman, Principal, Firm of Allen J. Littman, and Christy Woskobojnik, Accountant, Dyke Yaxley.

Taking place in Kirtland, Ohio, the program is hosted by the Kent State University College of Aeronautics and Engineering in conjunction with BakerHostetler, International Business Network and NEOTEC. Ohio CLE credit will be offered.

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