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Culture Gap Impedes US Business Efforts for Trade With Cuba

MEXICO CITY — They have gone to Cuba with plans to build houses. To assemble tractors. To buy apps from young programmers. Even to import charcoal made from the sicklebush that grows...

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McDermott set to lead as international firms prepare for Cuban future

As McDermott Will & Emery sets its sights on Cuba to launch a full-service venture, The Lawyer explores whether the long-forbidden island will become the next big destination for...

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Cuba Removal From Terrorism List Will Have Limited Impact

On April 14, 2015, President Barack Obama took the next step in normalizing diplomatic relations with Cuba by announcing his decision to move forward with the process for removal of Cuba...

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Barriers Remain for American Business in Cuba

MEXICO CITY — It had become a political sticking point: As long as Cuba remained on the American government’s list of states that sponsor terrorism, there would be no historic...

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Competing in a New Cuba

Carlos Mendez-Peñate, cohead of the Latin America practice at Akerman, was 9 years old when his family fled Cuba for the United States just after the 1959 Cuban Revolution. His...

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Partner Stephen Propst was a guest on EBR’s live show, “The Fresh Outlook”

Partner Stephen Propst was a guest on EBR’s live show, “The Fresh Outlook”, regarding the removal of Cuba from the State Department’s State Sponsors of Terrorism...

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Partner Stephen Propst was a guest on the MSNBC live show, “Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell”

Partner Stephen Propst was a guest on the MSNBC live show, “Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell” regarding President Obama’s historic announcement on easing sanctions...

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