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If you’ve expanded into a foreign country, you’ve experienced the transition to a whole new set of laws and business regulations. Foreign laws governing business practices are frequently difficult to adjust to and sometimes quite frustrating. But once in a while, foreign business laws can also be downright surreal. Here are four favorites we’ve come across. We think you might learn something even from these head-scratchers.

Last week's webinar Doing Business in Germany: Avoiding Common Pitfalls encouraged a lot of discussion.  There were several interesting questions from attendees for HSP's Germany experts; here are some of the highlights, and answers:

Does hiring an employee as a NRE create a permanent establishment in Germany?