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Jul 23, 2015

REWIND: International Business News #103

In this week’s REWIND of international business news,

Financial Times to be sold by Parent company: Pearson Plc.

Pearson Plc. is in advanced talks to sell the FT Group – owner of the Financial Times newspaper and a stake in the Economist magazine.» Read More

Jun 13, 2014

REWIND: International Business News #94

This week in international business news, it is patent, trademark, and more patent. Could one small step for FindtheBest be a giant leap for patent law? Is Google making an extra effort to steer clear of lawsuit by FIFA over World Cup? » Read More

Jun 13, 2013

REWIND: International Business News #71

In this week’s REWIND of international business news, we are talking about intellectual property.  We have Louboutin continuing its battle to be sole purveyor of red bottoms, the EU strengthening the rights of intellectual property owners, generic drug makers settling up with Pfizer and Takeda Pharmaceutical for patent infringement, and the U.S.» Read More

Apr 12, 2013

REWIND: International Business News #64

This week in international business, we cover news on the World Trade Organization’s forecast for projected trade growth in 2013, China’s new currency trade partner,  Luxembourg’s bank secrecy rules, and U.S. Federal Reserve plans for stimulus-related policy of purchasing of U.S.» Read More

Apr 02, 2013

Cypriot Finance Minister Sarris Resigns and the EU Shows Record Unemployment

So, just when you thought Cyprus would fall below the radar for a while, today Cyprus Finance Minister Michael Sarris resigns.  Sarris’ resignation comes just days after the European financial community bucked up Cypriot banks with a 10 Billion Euro bailout.» Read More