Category Archives: Molera Alvarez News

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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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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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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Valley Partnership Hosts Panel on Economic Development

Recently, Valley Partnership hosted a legislative wrap-up and awards breakfast where Sen. Kate Brophy-McGee was given the Legislator of the Year Award.  As part of this event, Jaime A. Molera moderated a panel that included Sen. Brophy-McGee, Rep. Rusty Bowers … Continue reading

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Molera Alvarez and CoNecs Say Farewell to Margie Emmermann

Margie Emmermann officially retired from Molera Alvarez on June 28, after serving the company for several years as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives. Margie’s leadership and strategic acumen helped guide the firm through an important growth period that included the … Continue reading

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Molera Moderates AZ Political Panel for Greater Phoenix Chamber

Jaime A. Molera moderated a panel for the Greater Phoenix Chamber, analyzing the upcoming statewide, legislative, and City of Phoenix elections. Political experts Wes Gullett (OH Strategic Communications) and Barry Dill (First Strategic) also joined in the discussion. “I thoroughly … Continue reading

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Hermosillo Technology Industry Meet with City of Phoenix

In May, the City of Phoenix welcomed a delegation of technology firms from Hermosillo, Sonora, led by Cruz Javier Salazar, President of CITIC Sonora, the technology cluster for the region. Molera Alvarez organized several key meetings for the delegation, with … Continue reading

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City of Phoenix Conducts Successful Trade Mission to Mexico City

Molera Alvarez recently organized a Trade and Protocol Mission, conducted by the City of Phoenix to Mexico City. The mission took place May 22 to 24, and its focus was to gain a comprehensive understanding of what is transpiring during … Continue reading

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Arizona Legislative Session Comes to an End

The Arizona 53rd Second Regular Legislative Session lasted 117 days and adjourned sine die on May 4. Of the 1,279 bills introduced this session, 346 bills were signed by Governor Doug Ducey and 23 were vetoed. Three main issues dominated … Continue reading

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