Game Between Sao Paulo and Tigre Portends Security Woes for 2014

Game Between Sao Paulo and Tigre Portends Security Woes for 2014

Post on December 27, 2012, 4:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

The good news is, they still have time to get it right.  The bad news is, fewer and fewer people actually believe they can get it right. The game that gave the title to Sao Paulo was a little bitter sweet. FIFA president Sepp Blatter said accusations that security officials had pulled guns and beat Continue Reading…

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FIFA Touring Brazil

FIFA Touring Brazil

Post on November 29, 2012, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 11 Comments

Are you counting down the days until the first kick for Brazil 2014?  If you are, you’re not alone.  FIFA, in what might be called a boondoggle if their work wasn’t so vital (man, those guys have great jobs), is travelling around the country of Brazil, in an effort to ensure that progress on the Continue Reading…

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Brazil 2014 Likely Not Ready For Dress Rehearsal Confederations Cup in 2013

Post on October 20, 2012, 5:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

As the dates quickly approach, the general feeling is that Brazil is not up to speed for the Confederation Cup in 2013.  FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke voiced doubts last week that Brazil will have all six stadiums ready for the Confederations Cup in June 2013 due to the slow pace of preparations. The tournament Continue Reading…

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Manaus, Brazil Getting New Stadium for 2014

Post on October 12, 2012, 2:14 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Soccer is the most popular sport in Brazil but some states don’t really give much thought into it. Following a 2010 series detailing the 2014 World Cup host cities in Brazil, it is time again to review the progress in Manaus, based in the Northern state of Amazonas and what will be the nation’s most Continue Reading…

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Brazil: Many Dress Rehearsals to 2014

Post on August 29, 2012, 1:32 pm by admin 1 Comments

The dress rehearsal is the final walk through to work out the kinks of any production.  Fine tuning, final adjustments, and logistical assignments are all finalized.  The dress rehearsal is not the time or place for drastic overhauls.  Brazil is undergoing stadium building and arena renovations at a drastic pace as the country prepares for Continue Reading…

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Brazil: World Cup Prep Expedited

Post on June 23, 2012, 2:17 pm by admin 0 Comments

Seems like the Samba pace needs an injection of Red Bull.  The Brazilian Congress approved special measures in the hope of spurring on development for the World Cup in 2014.  Who knows, maybe it’ll help the Selecao. Read USA Today’s article here: http://usat.ly/iYTy7m – Brought to you by The Victoria Law Group.

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