Enforcement of Intellectual Property in China

             CHINA & INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION     At the International Business Initiative, Robert Gaybrick, Partner and Co-Chair of the Intellectual Property Practice of Morgan, Lewis and Bockius in Washington, DC., who has been involved in over 100 Patent Licensing transactions and negotiations and has significant experience in intellectual property involving China, Jennifer Groves, a partner […]

Humor in International Business

                                                              Humor Can Help International Business Can a Playful Spirit, a Light Heart, Joking and Laughter help you be successful?  Used wisely, it can help build bonds with clients that will help your practice, according to Henri de Jongste, a Lecturer at FH Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Dortmund, Germany, author of […]

Dilligence

May 24, 2013     When choosing a lawyer, understand that dilligence is the leading rule for the lawyer. This is a famous quote of Abraham Lincoln. Find legal counsel who will be dilligent in representing your interests. J. Michael Considine, Jr., 1760 Market Street, Suite 1100, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215)963-1555.

Enjoying The Small Things

April 24, 2013      Learn to enjoy the small things.  There is opportunity for this every day.      Be grateful and delight in what seems ordinary.      Do not let small things bother you.  Accept imperfection yet strive for your best.      You will have more joy.     J. Michael Considine, Jr., Attorney at Law, […]

Peer Marketing in International Business

April 2, 2013 West Chester, Pa. The International Business Section of the Chester County Bar Association will sponsor Peer Mentoring of Businesses in International Business April 19, 2013 at noon at the Chester County Bar Association, 15 West Gay Street, 2nd Floor, West Chester, PA. At the catered luncheon, for which 1 C.L.E. credit will be […]

Bribes in International Business and the New U.K. Law

BRIBES IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS    Recently Robert Ridge of Thorp Reed and Armstrong, a former counsel in the Anti-Fraud Unit of the Department of Justice, and Dennis Boyle of Boyle, Autry and Murphy, a former Special Assistant United States Attorney and U.S. Navy Judge Advocate lead a discussion on Bribes in International Business. The effect […]

Change of Address

Philadelphia, PA March 12, 2013 On March 1, 2013, The Pennsylvania Office of J. Michael Considine, Jr., Attorney and Counsellor at Law, moved to 1760 Market Street, Suite 1100, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Phone (215)963-1555 or (610) 431-3288. The firm will widen the scope of services offered to clients and is planning joint ventures with Gallagher, […]

Humor in International Business

PRESENTATION ON HUMOR IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS In a world of serious business, stress, competition, disputes and many tragic stories, let’s lighten up, laugh and have a little fun every day. On February 26, 2013, at noon, at the Philadelphia Bar Association, 11th and Market Streets, 11th Floor, Philadelphia, PA, the International Business Initiative will feature […]