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Gain exclusive insights  on issues crucial to doing business across the Atlantic at our seminars, keynote talks, panels, and deep dive workshops.

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The EACC helps facilitate growth and development of its  transatlantic member organizations through strategic B2B referrals.

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The EACC keeps you up to speed on the latest business news from the U.S. and Europe, and connects you to useful tools, member resources, including policy & regulatory resources.

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The EACC is here to help members navigate the transatlantic business community.

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Chapter News

European Commission recommends to the European Council (Article 50) to find that decisive progress has been made in Brexit negotiations

November 14, 2018

All aspects of the Withdrawal Agreement have now been finalised and agreed at negotiator level. This agreement marks a decisive moment in the negotiations. The European Commission therefore recommended...

Preparing for the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union on 30 March 2019: a Contingency Action Plan

November 13, 2018

The United Kingdom has decided to leave the European Union, invoking the procedure foreseen by Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union. The Commission regrets this decision, but respects it. On 30...

UK Labour Stance on Brexit with be critical

November 12, 2018

The worst possible outcome of Brexit for Ireland would be the UK crashing out of the EU, without a deal, next March because the UK Parliament cannot make a decision. The key to avoiding this disaster...

The Single Market as a Driver of Investment in Europe

November 12, 2018

As we celebrate the EU Single Market’s 25th anniversary, it is important to take stock of the enviable economic growth and welfare it has brought to Europe, while also acknowledging that new areas need...

EU and US Sanctions: Which Sovereignty?

November 12, 2018

This text is the outcome of a workshop with MARIEHÉLÈNE BÉRARD, investment banker, FARID FATAH, Ph.D. candidate in Law, PASCAL LAMY, President emeritus of the Jacques Delors Institute, LOUIS SCHWEITZER...

Autumn 2018 Economic Forecast: sustained but less dynamic growth amid high uncertainty

November 9, 2018

Growth in the euro area is forecast to ease from a 10-year high of 2.4% in 2017 to 2.1% in 2018 before moderating further to 1.9% in 2019 and 1.7% in 2020. The same pattern is expected for the EU27, with...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

Trust & Estate Update

December 05, 2018 | 8:00am

Please join the European American Chamber of Commerce for our annual Trust & Estate Update! Join us for a panel discussion on trust & estate planning, and investment strategies for multi-nationals. For anyone with family or relationships that span more than one nationality (esp. US and EU citizens) or executives with work histories in different countries this is an event NOT TO BE MISSED. You will be surprised about the tax implications you face in the long and medium term and you want to be sure to address them now.

Upcoming Partner Events

WEBINAR: The European Union's Trade Secrets Directive

November 28, 2018 | 10:00am

Join Ogletree Deakins, a member of the EACCNY on a webinar to learn about the protection of trade secrets and intellectual property under the European Union's Trade Secrets Directive. Developing and maintaining effective and efficient trade secret protection policies and practices can be challenging in our increasingly digitized world. The European Union’s Trade Secrets Directive, which all member countries were required to implement, is intended to protect against the unlawful obtaining, use, and disclosure of business secrets. In addition, a bill recently introduced in the German parliament would add new protections, including a narrowing of the definition of “trade secrets.”

At the Crossroads – A Look Back and What Lies Ahead: Can Tax Still Drive (Global) Value?

December 06, 2018 | 8:00am

Please join Grassi & Co. a member of the EACCNY,  and other tax professionals from Canada, Ireland, the UK and the Netherlands as they discuss the future of tax and what may lie ahead for the global economy. The program will also include an update on BREXIT, the Ireland Border, the evolving digitization and global taxation of e-commerce, and what going 'global' means post U.S. tax reform.

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Member News

Loyens and Loeff: Two prestigious awards in one week for the Employment & Benefits team!

November 16, 2018

After winning the ‘Best Law Firm in Social Law’ award, our Employment & Benefits team shined again last night by winning the ‘Best Employment Law Firm’ award at the HR Excellence Awards.The...

SIKA Opens a State-Of-The-Art Factory in Peru and Triples Its Capacity

November 16, 2018

Sika Peru has opened new headquarters in the metropolitan area of Lima and introduced a modern plant for the production of concrete admixtures, mortar products, and acrylic liquid applied membranes (LAM...

The Weekly Vulcan View for the 12th to the 16th of November featuring analysis of the latest EU developments

November 16, 2018

BREXIT EU and UK reached a draft Brexit agreement that sparked chaos in London This week, against all the odds, the UK and EU overcame what had appeared to be insurmountable differences to reach...

Don’t Let These 10 Legal Myths Stop Your Doing Business In The USA: Myth #3 – There are so many methods of market entry that it is impossible to know which is best for my company.

November 15, 2018

In the most recent article in this series,  I explained how many non-US companies, including Baltic businesses, are discouraged from exploiting a robust US marketplace by Myth #2 – that forming...

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