Strategic Partners

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Legal and Regulatory Advice/Due Diligence

Baker & McKenzie logo

Baker & McKenzie has a global network of 3,600 attorneys, located in 70 locations throughout 38 countries. It provides expertise in international trade regulation and corporate compliance for most commercially significant countries in the world, including: customs laws and trade regulation, export controls and anti-boycott regulations, and antidumping and countervailing duty law.

Globis logo

Global Business Information Services, Inc. (GloBIS) provides credit reports on any company, any size, anywhere in the world. GloBIS conducts Background Investigations on individuals globally, Company Site Visits, Reference Checking, highly customized Market Research, compiles Database Lists of Companies & Individuals, and Import/Export Customs Records, etc. GloBIS has been a US Commercial Service’s International Company Profile (ICP) provider in China since 2004, in Iraq since 2011, and can do this type of report on companies everywhere. GloBIS reports are accepted by the US Export Import Bank. Performing due diligence on your international business partners is integral to your export compliance.

IBSC logo

IBSC is an elite and highly specialized trade and investment firm dedicated to assisting its client’s successfully manage their foreign direct investment opportunities. Predicated on analyzing situations from both a quantitative and qualitative perspective, IBSC specializes in providing advisory and management services that are tailored to each client’s specific goals and circumstances for integrated foreign direct investment and trade strategy, marketing, organization, operations, technology and mergers & acquisitions, across all industries and geographies.

SGS Logo

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,650 offices and laboratories around the world. Our portfolio of innovative services for governments, international institutions and partner organizations across the public and private sectors covers a variety of verification and technology based solutions. We assess compliance with regulatory requirements, facilitate trade, support efficiency and promote good governance along with sustainable development.

TUV Rheinland Logo

TUV Rheinland assists U.S companies in penetrating markets outside the United States through knowledge of how to navigate the compliance and regulatory requirements for each country they wish to export to in addition to specific product testing and certification laws within different geographical areas. In order to get their products into foreign markets most quickly and efficiently, Department of Commerce clients need to be kept up to date with the latest standard and certification rules so as to not preclude their products from crossing borders or receiving monetary sanctions. TUV has a proven track record of helping manufacturers sell all over the world on a daily basis.

UL Logo

UL is a premier global safety science company with more than 100 years of proven history. Founded in 1894, UL is evolving the future of safety by focusing on product safety, environment, life and health, commercial testing, workplace safety, and knowledge services to meet the world’s changing needs. UL is a global leader in developing safety and sustainability standards. UL facilitates trade through certification, testing, validation, auditing, inspection, and advisory/education services delivered from our worldwide network of 131 facilities. UL’s team of more than 10,000 serves customers in over 100 countries.