Singers Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull perform at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas

World Cup Song Not Quite a Hit…Yet

Post on May 29, 2014, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

The official World Cup song is definitely striking a chord — the wrong one with many in host country Brazil.   Since the recent release of FIFA’s “We Are One (Ole Ola),” hordes of fans in Brazil have been slamming the official 2014 Cup theme. Many expressed their frustration on Twitter under the tag #VoltaWakaWaka Continue Reading…

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Real Estate Blitz in Brazil for World Cup

Real Estate Blitz in Brazil for World Cup

Post on May 25, 2014, 4:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Some people can’t travel without the comforts of home.  And no matter how swank the hotel, sometimes, nothing beats a real “home away from home”.  For example, some visitors heading to the World Cup in June are paying more than $100,000 a week to rent luxury homes in Rio de Janeiro for the month long Continue Reading…

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Fitch Ratings Gives Brazilian Airports a World Cup Green Light

Fitch Ratings Gives Brazilian Airports a World Cup Green Light

Post on May 22, 2014, 5:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 2 Comments

The verdict:  It won’t be perfect, but we’ll probably be okay.  According to Fitch ratings, Brazil’s airports will probably manage to handle the massive traffic to the 12 World Cup host cities even though some upgrades are behind schedule.  Sounds like a green light to travel, though a bit tepid. Read the Global Post article Continue Reading…

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