Pitbull, J-Lo, and Brazilian Leitte Team for World Cup 2014 Anthem

Pitbull, J-Lo, and Brazilian Leitte Team for World Cup 2014 Anthem

Post on January 25, 2014, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 3 Comments

Ricky Martin in 1998, Shakira in 2010, and now Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez, and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte will sing the official World Cup 2014 Anthem.  Though the song may not be quite what football fans are most looking forward to this summer, these songs tend to remain popular, and have a lasting impression beyond the Continue Reading…

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World Cup 2014 Teams Down to the Wire, Mexico and Uruguay All But In

World Cup 2014 Teams Down to the Wire, Mexico and Uruguay All But In

Post on November 14, 2013, 5:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Around these parts, people were very pleased with the result of the first leg of the Repechaje between New Zealand and Mexico, and Uruguay and Jordan.  Both Latin American teams are well represented in Miami.  And although neither match was competitive, they represent the end of a qualifying process for next year’s World Cup, which Continue Reading…

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Brazil Sues FIFA Over Soccer World Cup Costs

Brazil and FIFA in Legal Battle over 2014

Post on October 30, 2013, 1:06 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

You knew it wouldn’t go smoothly when they announced the World Cup would be in Brazil.  There were equal cries of joy along with groans of anguish.  Sure, everyone is excited about the prospect of a World Cup in Brazil, but no one ever thought it would be easy.  In the latest episode of the Continue Reading…

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Rio Wants to be Film Capital of South America

Post on October 2, 2013, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Rio already has some things in common with Los Angeles.  It has beaches, oil, bad neighborhoods, affiliations with the Olympics and the World Cup, and if Mayor Eduardo Paes has his way, it’ll soon have its own little “Hollywood”.  Mayor Paes is determined to turn Rio into a Woody Allen city.  With the Rio Film Continue Reading…

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Rousseff Decries Cyber Warfare

Post on September 26, 2013, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Still upset of the NSA international spy ring, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff told the General Assembly that the U.N. needed to get involved with Internet safeguards that will ensure privacy and respect for individual rights.  In the age of Google and Facebook, I’m not sure that individuals haven’t ceded their rights, willingly! Read Aaron Morrison Continue Reading…

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NSA Sore Point in U.S., Brazil Relations

NSA Sore Point in U.S., Brazil Relations

Post on September 25, 2013, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Everybody spies on their neighbors.  What’s the big deal?  I guess when it comes to the international realm, it is a big deal.  Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s postponement of a planned state visit to Washington points up rifts in relations between the hemisphere’s two largest democracies over the NSA fiasco.  But really, what’s a bit Continue Reading…

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