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Uruguay, Grain Exports Market Analysis

Uruguay, Grain Exports Market Analysis

The National Administration of Ports of Uruguay (ANP) signed a 20-year concession contract with Grupo Christophersen subsidiary Obrinel S.A. to develop a grain terminal at the Port of Montevideo. The concession includes 8 hectares of land and water rights to build a berthing quay and a dedicated berthing area. Obrinel’s terminal will be a modern export facility comparable to other automated grain terminals. This new facility will create potential for new production areas in the interior of the country and provide easier access to deeper waters, ultimately increasing Uruguay’s grain exports. Nathan Associates’ market analysis for the terminal included short ...
Product Compliance Consulting

Product Compliance Consulting

Nathan experts have unparalleled experience assisting companies manage complex product compliance requirements. For well over a decade, Nathan experts have served as consultants to a major U.S. consumer product company’s global product safety and regulatory compliance program. Nathan experts have advised the company on the development of global product compliance standards and have conducted product compliance and compliance management system assessments in over 20 countries across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and North and South America. Nathan’s expertise spans requirements and compliance systems related to product registration, labeling, packaging, chemical content and chemical restrictions, product claims and advertising, and ...
Copyright Cases in the United States

Copyright Cases in the United States

Nathan experts have substantial experience in providing expert analysis and testimony in cases and projects involving copyrighted material. The cases listed below are representative of the past engagements of the firm. American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers, Economic and Survey Research Managing Economist Paul Bourquin updates and monitors sample surveys of musical performances on a wide variety of broadcast media (commercial television and radio, pay and cable television services, public radio and television, etc.) used by ASCAP as a basis for royalty distribution to music writers and publishers. Mr. Bourquin conducts research projects to improve sample surveys and to ...
Compensating ASCAP Members

Compensating ASCAP Members

Many artists depend on royalties for their livelihood. The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers relies on Nathan Associates to keep track of music use by ASCAP’s licensees. As the independent statistical and economic consultant for ASCAP since 1974, we design surveys of music use, continually monitoring, auditing, and updating the surveys. Especially challenging in the last decade is the design of surveys of new performance media ranging from pay-for-view and basic cable TV to the Internet. The surveys we design are used to fairly distribute license fees to songwriters and music publishers owners of intellectual property throughout the ...