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Business Exec. Speaker Series to begin with International Perspective

October 26, 2009
Category: Academics


Southern Utah University's school of Business will begin this year's Wells Fargo Business Executive Speaker Series with a presentation from Dr. Thomas Ratka, a specialist in international business law, on Thursday, October 29, at 11:30 a.m. in the Sharwan Smith Center Theater. 

In his presentation, "Cross-Border Companies and the ECJ's 'Centros' case - The European Delaware," Dr. Ratka will discuss issues within corporate international law facing businesses that cross geographical borders, giving students a glimpse into an international business perspective. 

Through his studies and work throughout Western Europe, Dr. Ratka has become a specialist in international company law, capital market law and European Union international law. Ratka offers a unique international view of the business world. 

Dr. Ratka is originally from Vienna, Austria and holds a doctorate degree in commercial law and contemporary history from the University of Vienna. He also holds law, history and philosophy degrees from the University of Vienna. 

For more information about Dr. Ratka’s upcoming presentation or about the Wells Fargo Speaker series, contact Candice Houston within SUU's School of Business.

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