Businesses seeking expansion abroad will encounter regional legal challenges that are not immediately apparent.

Even being able to get your money out of the country that you do business in, may not be as easy as you think.

In a video interview with IBTimes UK, Reed Smith partner Gregor Pryor says that while countries such as China and Nigeria are opening the doors to foreign company expansion, there are still a raft of legal issues to tackle.

For the full video interview, check out IBTimes TV or the video at the top right-hand side of this page.