• Kurt A. Wagner, Esq. Former US Diplomat and US Consular / Visa Officer with extensive experience in Europe and author of legal, tax and investment articles; lecturer in international business law and finance at the University of Klagenfurt, Austria and international intellectual property law at the Carinthian Tech Institute University of Applied Science, Villach, Austria; international focus is on international business transactions, tax law, crossborder M&As, business immigration and visas, and protection of intellectual property; B.S., M.B.A.(Finance), Southern Illinois University; J.D. Magna cum Laude, Southern Illinois University School of Law. Editor in Chief, Southern Illinois University Law Journal.