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5 Tips for International Document Legalization

By: Karen Redman, COGENCY GLOBAL INC. on Fri, May 31, 2019

Has a transaction required you to retrieve and legalize a non-U.S. document for use in another country?

If one or both of the countries involved are not party to the Hague Apostille Convention, the process can be time-consuming and frustrating. State authorities can have entirely different requirements, fees and procedures beyond those considerations required by embassies and consulates.

As you embark on your next international document legalization journey, here are a few pointers to keep in mind.

This content is provided for informational purposes only and should not be considered, or relied upon, as legal advice. 

Topics: International Corporate Services, Authentication / Legalization