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Oct 13, 2021

Litigation strategy: The key to winning legal disputes

"In the USA, only 1% of civil cases go to trial, so very few U.S. business lawyers have actual trial and arbitration experience," said Lisa Kitagawa, partner at Kitagawa & Ebert, one of the few U.S. law firms that has won complex trials and arbitrations for Japanese compa...

Texas 2021 / Services
Oct 13, 2021

Switchplace: The right place to stay in Texas, the U.S. and the world

Texas-based Switchplace overcomes the disruption in the temporary housing sector by offering customizable solutions to businesses that need transitional accommodations and related amenities for their employees.

Texas 2021 / Services
Oct 13, 2021

ClearBlade - Leading digital transformation with 'IoT'

Since launching its Internet of Things platform in 2013, ClearBlade has become a strategic partner for major businesses searching to digitize their operational processes and also anticipate future problems, whatever they may be.

Texas 2021 / Services
Oct 13, 2021

NEXCO-Central: Innovative highway solutions for every state

NEXCO-Central, one of the largest toll road operators based in Japan, has sought to engage in international expansion strategies. It has provided consultation services and dispatched skilled engineers to many developing countries for decades. In line with its goal to expa...

Texas 2021 / Services
Oct 13, 2021

A look at 30 years of Japanese manufacturers' staying power

For more than three decades, Houston-based financial adviser Rob Scharar, a CPA and attorney, has invested in mid-cap companies in Japan, such as niche manufacturers with a limited investment following in the United States

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