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In-Person Courses

Below please find a list of the “live” courses currently offered by members of the Braumiller Law Group team.

Sep
13
Wed
Made in America – A Seminar from U.S. Customs experts, and legal experts
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

An informative seminar on what it means from U.S. Customs experts, and legal experts

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Registration at 8:00 and program 8:30 to 10:30 EDT

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The Holden Center – Across from  Lakeland Community College
7700 Clocktower Dr
Kirtland, Ohio, OH 44094

(440) 525-7535

www.lakelandcc.edu/uc

Various laws and regulations govern both the mandatory physical marking of imported goods as well as claims of U.S. origin made primarily for marketing purposes.  This program covers both the Federal Trade Commission standards as they relate to “Made in USA” claims, as well as compliance requirements associated with U.S. Customs marking rules.

Subsequently, the questions are: 

  • Do you Manufacture a product made with any imported parts or components?
  • Are you confused as the rules about Made in the USA vs assembled in the USA?
  • Are you confused about origin markings on your finished product and what rules apply?

Then, this program is for you.

Learn the rules about what qualifies a product to claim Made in the USA, per the Federal Trade Commission regulations, as well as the basics of U.S. Customs marking requirements, and the significant differences between the two.

About the speakers:

Paul Fudacz, Senior, Attorney for Braumiller Law Group
will be speaking on:

“An overview of U.S. Federal Trade Commission rules on the use of “Made in USA” in product marking and advertising and U.S. Customs marking requirements”

Various laws and regulations govern both the mandatory physical marking of imported goods as well claims of U.S. origin made primarily for marketing purposes.  This program covers both the Federal Trade Commission standards as they relate to “Made in USA” claims, as well as compliance requirements associated with U.S. Customs marking rules.

Bio:

http://www.braumillerlaw.com/bio/paul-fudacz/

Supervisory Import Specialist

Susan Coleman, from U.S. Customs, will cover:

Marking requirements for goods imported into the U.S., and corrective actions used by CBP to address marking issues and best practices for marking goods.

She has over 25 years’ experience with Customs & Border Protection and has worked in a number of different commodity lines over the years.

Cost $25
Registration:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/made-in-america-tickets-34915554363 

 This program is brought to you by:

 

 

 

 

 

Also:

Sep
21
Thu
Adrienne Braumiller and Brenda Cordova will be speaking at the JW Marriott Houston-Galleria on September 21-22
Sep 21 – Sep 22 all-day

The Advanced Topics in Customs Compliance Conference brings together import and export professionals, legal counsel, customs brokers and other international trade professionals in a highly productive two-day event in Houston, Texas. Conference speakers delve into several complex industry topics drawing on their significant depth of experience.


 

Adrienne Braumiller, Managing Partner of Braumiller Law Group, will be speaking on ‘Export Voluntary Disclosure Process’ on Thursday, September 21st @ 9:00am at the JW Marriott Houston-Galleria and is being sponsored by DeLeon Trade LLC.

On Friday, September 22nd @ 9:00am, Adrienne Braumiller will discuss the ‘Update on New Trade Enforcement Initiatives’.  Brenda Cordova, Mexico Attorney with Braumiller Law Group, will be speaking on the ‘NAFTA Update: Canada & Mexico’ at 10:15am.  Both are scheduled at the same venue  (JW Marriott Houston-Galleria).

The conference curriculum has been approved for 13.5 CCS credits & 10.0 CES credits by NCBFAA NEI.

To view the full agenda, please click here.


 

Meet Adrienne:

Adrienne Braumiller is the founder of Braumiller Law Group PLLC and an innovative force in the international trade law arena. With more than 25 years of experience, she is widely recognized as a leading authority in Customs, import, export, foreign-trade zones, free trade agreements and ITAR compliance.

Career Highlights

Adrienne has been involved in every aspect of import and export compliance, from developing compliance programs to conducting audits and assessments, representing clients who are under investigation, preparing and submitting voluntary disclosures, preparing and filing classification requests and licenses, analyzing whether specific transactions should be pursued, providing tailored training on specific import/export topics, addressing penalty assessments, and serving as an expert witness in a number of trade cases.

To read Adrienne’s full bio, please click here.

 

Meet Brenda:

Brenda Cordova heads the Mexico practice for Braumiller Law Group, PLLC and has been involved in Mexican Customs and trade matters since 1994.

Brenda has represented a wide range of multi-national and small companies, advising them on business matters in Mexico. She has helped these clients with their Customs and international trade law issues, and she is widely recognized as an expert in the following areas: classification ruling requests, labeling requirements, import/export procedures, certified companies and NEEC, free-trade agreements including NAFTA, certificates of origin, IMMEX, foreign investment, and incorporation procedures.

Brenda has been a professor in Customs and trade law at the Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi since 2001. She has also been a featured lecturer for a number of groups, including the International Compliance Professionals Association (ICPA), the Women in International Trade, the Small Business Development Center, the School of Foreign Trade at the Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi, and the Masters of Foreign Trade at the Universidad del Valle de Mexico.

To read Brenda’s full bio, please click here.

Oct
10
Tue
Bruce Leeds will be speaking with Adrienne Braumiller on Update on Customs Audits and Partnership Programs and a one day Customs/import Boot Camp
Oct 10 – Oct 13 all-day

Bruce Leeds will be speaking with Adrienne Braumiller on ‘Update on Customs Audits and Partnership Programs’ on Thursday, October 12th, from 3:50-5:00pm at the 8th Annual Partnering For Compliance West being held at the Dallas-Ft. Worth Marriott South Airport Hotel, located in Ft. Worth, TX.

Then, on Friday, October 13th, from 8:30am-4:45pm, both Adrienne Braumiller and Bruce Leeds will be conducting a 1-day SEPARATE PROGRAM, “CUSTOMS/IMPORTS BOOT CAMP”. (Separate payment structure for this one-day event is on page 6 in the agenda link below.)

Topics to be covered in this Boot Camp:

  • Introduction to CBP
  • Entries and Clearance
  • HTS Classification, Duty and Fees
  • Valuation for Customs
  • Other Requirements
  • Customs Programs
  • Remedies and Enforcement

Granting 4.5 IIEI CEUs; AND 20 CES NCBFAA Credits for 3-day Export program, and 6.5 CCS NCBFAA Credits for 1-day Import program.

 

To view the agenda and other details, please click here.

Oct
22
Sun
Adrienne Braumiller, Bruce Leeds and Jennifer Horvath will be speaking at the ICPA Fall conference in Dallas, TX.
Oct 22 – Oct 24 all-day

 

Adrienne Braumiller, Bruce Leeds and Jennifer Horvath will be presenting at the ICPA Fall conference on October 22-24, 2017 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton in Grapevine (Dallas), Texas.

Who Should Attend:

  • Trade Compliance Professionals
  • International Trade Counsel
  • Compliance Specialists & Analysts
  • Managers and Directors Responsible For
    • Import/Export Compliance or Operations
    • Supply Chain Compliance or Security
    • Internal Controls
    • Government Relations

 

On Monday, October 23rd from 9:00-10:00am, Adrienne will be speaking on ‘Limiting Responsibilities/Liabilities for Export Sales’.  Bruce Leeds will then be speaking on ‘Understanding Various Government Audits (carbon tax, etc.)’ from 10:15-11:15am.

On Tuesday, October 24th from 9:00-10:00am, Jennifer will be speaking on ‘Transaction Value and Imports from Maquiladoras – Are You Sure?’

For more information on the event, please click here.  To view the agenda, please click here.

There are 10 CCS points (both US and Canadian) for this conference; 5.5 points will be offered for the valuation seminar given by George Tuttle on Oct 25th.

 

Braumiller Law Group and Braumiller Consulting are sponsoring & exhibiting at the 2017 NAFTZ Annual Conference in San Diego
Oct 22 – Oct 25 all-day

Braumiller Law Group and Braumiller Consulting Group are sponsoring and exhibiting at the 2017 NAFTZ Annual Conference in San Diego, October 22nd-25th, 2017.

 

 

Take Trade to New Heights

Industry Professionals and partners will challenge themselves to take trade to new heights at the Annual Conference & Exposition. Attend this 4-day event and gain a lifetime of resources, relationships and regulation updates that you can enhance and build upon each year and event cycle.

Those attending the LIVE event are eligible for up to 19 CCS/CES and 20 CPE credits.

Click here for more details.

 

For additional information regarding the Conference and Expo, please click here.