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Podcasts – Deep Dive: International Expansion of Operations

This month's Deep Dive in partnership with Global Miami Net is on International Expansion of Operations. Businesses are often keen to add to their footprint overseas. International expansion can unlock many benefits, such as increasing brand exposure and customer base, taking advantage of the attractive incentives on offer in certain regions, or enjoying geographical advantages...

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EACC & Member News

A Message from Alan Sutin, EACC Florida President

Dear Friend of EACC Florida, The unprecedented global pandemic of the past 20 months has resulted in seismic shifts in policies governing immigration and international travel restrictions, border closures, tariffs, and trade. These have placed new challenges for transatlantic businesses and in many ways strained the transatlantic relationship politically.  Although the Florida economy is recovering,...

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EACC & Member News

New Forms of Digital Money Could Spur Growth

One banking innovation being developed is a new form of digital money known as Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs). These are legal tender backed by a central bank or government authority, which means they are transparent and stable – avoiding many of the risks associated with some other forms of digital money, particularly cryptocurrencies...

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EACC & Member News

California’s “Personal Information” vs. Europe’s “Personal Data”: Similar But Different.

Data privacy has become one of the greatest areas of risk and concern for business. It is also quickly becoming a heavily regulated field with the adoption in Europe of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in 2016 and the adoption in California of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) in 2018 and the California...

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EACC & Member News

Cross-Border Expansion: What are the Key Considerations?

Businesses are often keen to add to their footprint overseas. International expansion can unlock many benefits, such as increasing brand exposure and customer base, taking advantage of the attractive incentives on offer in certain regions, or enjoying geographical advantages that facilitate an easier flow of goods and services across borders. But with reward comes...

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EACC & Member News

Travel Bans To Be Rescinded; Proof of Vaccination To Be Required.

On Monday, September 20, 2021, the White House announced that the Biden administration plans to ease travel restrictions on all international travelers coming into the United States. Beginning in early November 2021, the United States will rescind the current geographic COVID-19 travel bans implemented for individuals from China, Iran, the Schengen Area, U.K., Ireland,...

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EACC EU/US Travel Ban Survey

The European American Chamber of Commerce (EACC) conducted a survey between September 13 and 17, 2021 to better understand how the EU/US travel ban in place since Spring 2020 has impacted companies engaged in transatlantic business. The survey was conducted by EACC’s local chapters on both sides of the Atlantic. 132 responses were received with...

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Podcasts – Deep Dive: Transatlantic Trade

This month's Deep Dive in partnership with Global Miami Net is on Transatlantic Trade. The European Union and the United States have the largest bilateral trade and investment relationship and enjoy the most integrated economic relationship in the world. Although overtaken by China in 2021 as the largest EU import source for goods, the transatlantic...

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