Monthly Archives: August 2018

Mexico Trade Team Presents 2018 Election Report

The City of Phoenix Mexico trade team, managed by Molera Alvarez, presented its first Mexico Transition Outlook Report last week, analyzing the results of the historic July 1 elections. The sweeping victory of presidential candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador and … Continue reading

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Molera Presents at Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association Conference

Jaime A. Molera presented to over 350 members of the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association (AZLTA) about the negative consequences to our economy if Proposition 207 were to pass. Prop. 207 is the income tax hike initiative that would increase Arizona’s … Continue reading

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MA and CoNecs N.A. General Counsel Gives Insight on U.S.-Mexico Relations

Molera Alvarez and CoNecs N.A. General Counsel and expert on U.S.-Mexico relations, James Ahlers, recently provided insight to Telemundo on our country’s current trade relationship with Mexico under President Trump and with the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations … Continue reading

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MA Sponsors the Arizona League of Cities and Towns 2018 Conference

The League of Cities and Towns annual conference was held August 22 to 24 at the Phoenician Resort in Phoenix. This conference gives Arizona cities and towns, large and small, the opportunity to network and share information on their respective … Continue reading

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The Western Way Endorses Commissioner Andy Tobin’s Energy Plan

The Arizona Chamber of Commerce recently held their annual Environmental & Sustainability Summit in Prescott, Arizona. One of the key panels was a discussion about the future of Arizona’s energy policy. Amanda Reeve moderated a water and energy panel that … Continue reading

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CoNecs N.A. and Molera Alvarez Remember Senator John McCain

Since the passing of Senator McCain we have asked ourselves, what does it mean to serve? Sen. McCain embodied the definition of service – to his country in battle, to his family and friends, to the State of Arizona in … Continue reading

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Honoring Our Hometown Heroes

Recently, the Phoenix Police Reserve Foundation received a $50,000 donation from Gonzo’s Hometown Heroes Fund. Former Arizona Diamondback and World Series hero Luis Gonzalez presented the check on July 6 during the D-back’s pre-game festivities. The donation from Gonzalez’s charity … Continue reading

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Seminar at State Bar Convention Gives Insight on Foreign Direct Investment

At the State Bar Convention in June, the International Law Section of the Arizona State Bar, chaired by Molera Alvarez General Counsel James Ahlers, hosted an informative seminar on foreign direct investment in Arizona. The program, entitled “Invest in the … Continue reading

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Hill International Wins Joint Contract with Phoenix’s Aviation Department

Hill International was awarded a $47.5 million joint contract with Red Brick to provide construction management services to the City of Phoenix’s Aviation Department for their upcoming Capital Improvement Program (CIP). The CIP is comprised of a five-year development plan … Continue reading

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Molera Alvarez Partner Speaks at AZLTA Board Meeting

Jaime A. Molera recently spoke at the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association Board Meeting. During this meeting, he addressed the negative impacts that the Invest in Education Initiative will have, especially on the tourism industry. Becoming a high-tax state would … Continue reading

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