Clark Hill Attorney Linda M. Watson Moderated a Panel Discussion for Original Equipment Suppliers Association Legal Issues Council October 23, 2013
– Clark Hill Attorney Linda M. Watson moderated a panel discussion titled “Key Legal Considerations for US and Canada In-House Counsel on Business in Mexico” for the Original Equipment Suppliers (OESA) Legal Issues Council on October 23, 2013. Panelists discussed the in-house approach for doing business in Mexico, focusing on commercial and labor law and dispute resolution.
The Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) is the voice, a forum and a resource for the automotive original equipment supplier industry. Since 1998, OESA has provided forums for OE suppliers to address issues of common concern, served as a resource for industry information and analysis, and promoted the interests of the OE supplier community.
Watson is Co-chair of the Automotive & Manufacturing Practice Group. She is listed as a Super Lawyer in business litigation and has over 20 years of litigation experience representing small to large privately-held business entities, as well as public corporations both at the trial and appellate level of federal and state courts. Her practice covers all areas of business and commercial litigation, including contracts, employment claims, property matters, construction, intellectual property, trade secrets, and copyright and trademark law. Linda has significant experience in the following industries: automotive, health care, information technology, entertainment and banking.
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