legalizing documents, travel auhorization external and internal, collection of intersystem shipments, expediting customs, immigration legal counsel and more.
These agencies offer nearly all the business utility of a law firm, but without the ethical restrictions or legal protections. Operating in this gray area gives a greater degree of business mobility and deniability to Corporation and mercantile interests who retain these agencies on contract. Since systemwide travel has become so prevalent, two of these agencies have expanded their operations aggressively and now vie for control of this gray market.
Hook: A security guard at the CGBT server farm on Alabaster passes on a tip- in light of recent attacks the maintenance schedule has been stepped up and more servers than usual will be transitioned out. Probably in response to life support failure on several militant, anti-Corporation habitats. Twice as many trucks will show up, but the security will be the same to save on labor.
Hook: Kaltoran planets tend to be leery when it comes to cultural contamination, wanting to retain their own belief structures in place and unchanged. TSS works in concert and screens applicants, sure to reject would-be prosletizers. A group of Black Key missionaries has approached the crew, asking for them to obtain leverage on a TSS visa officer so the group can travel to Denpasar and meet with an affluent Kaltoran celebrity, Sal Omni.