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Legal Overview of Doing Business in Guatemala. A Gateway to Central America

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Venue: Presidents Room / Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $20.00

Deadline to Register: May 1, 2016

The presentation will cover topics on:

-          Business Entities
-          Taxation
-          Free Zones and the Drawback Industry
-          Labor
-          Intellectual Property
-          CAFTA-DR


Carlos Enrique Camey Marroquín, Grupo de Abogados

Carlos is an Attorney and Civil Law Notary in Guatemala. He became a partner of Grupode Abogados, a law firm based in Guatemala City, in 2013, and he currently leads the firm’s Corporate, Labor, and Tax divisions..

As a former consultant to the government of Guatemala City, he was involved in the drafting of the current Territorial Arrangement Plan, which establishes the rules for obtaining construction permits for developing large housing projects, high rises, and business centers. In that capacity, he also obtained extensive experience in local residence and business construction projects, environmental compliance, and communal dispute resolution.

Carlos was awarded the Dean’s Scholarship Award by the University of St. Thomas School of Law, where he is currently an LL.M. (US Law) candidate, focusing on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance. In addition, he is part of the University of St. Thomas School of Law’s drafting team for the 2016 ABA Competition on Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Carlos has experience in the Central American legal market, including direct experience managing and leading cross-border transactions on behalf of multinational businesses and investors.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit approved | Event Code: 218906 

Cost (includes lunch):

IBLS Member:  $10
MSBA Member not in the section:  $15
Non MSBA-Member:  $20
Law Student: FREE

Join the International Business Law Section (IBLS) and attend the CLE for free:  $33
MSBA members who are not members of the IBLS can join the section for $33 and attend the CLE for free.  Cleck here to add the section to your MSBA membership, and then contract Tram Nguyen | 612.278.6316 to register for this CLE at no charge.

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation by teleconference and webcast is available.  Please indicate remote participation when registering. Instructions will be sent via email one day prior to the event.. 

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