Trade Law and Import/Export Training

A sample of training topics for 2015 via Braumiller Law Group. Any topic not listed that is very relevant to you may also be covered, simply provide us with a request. We offer webinars, seminars, as well as on-site training.

  • Expansion of personal liability for fraud or negligence to owners, officers and managers of companies that import – the importance of reasonable care in light of the Trek Leather case
  • A contrast and comparison of Free Trade Agreements – which one is best for you?
  • Trade Agreements on the Horizon – the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) is a comprehensive, and high-standard and trade and investment agreement being negotiated between the United States and the European Union whereas the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is an ambitious, 21stcentury trade agreement that the United States is negotiating with 11 other countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region (Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam). How T-TIP and TPP can help increase your bottom line.
  • The Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) will be opened to exporters in 2015 – how to better secure your supply chain.
  • Customs audits – latest changes to the Regulatory Audit Program including the increased use of a survey in lieu of a formal audit: how importers can prepare for a successful outcome
  • Successor Liability for import and export violations; when companies buy violations through acquisitions and how to mitigate the risk
  • What is the proper method of valuation for imports from maquiladoras? Many US Companies get the correct value to declare to CBP wrong – why most imports use estimated values and how you can reconcile the values to avoid additional duties and penalties?
  • Export Enforcement Trends, 9th Annual Defense Exports Conference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Traversing the Leading Logistical Trade Corridor, Laredo International Trade Conference, North American Strategy for Competitiveness: International Trade Considerations,
  • Export Controls & Sanctions Enforcement Panel, Washington Foreign Law Society, Routed Export Transactions: Mitigation of Risk and Best Practices, National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America Educational Institute,
  • Introduction to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America Educational Institute,
  •  What Keeps You Up at Night? Mitigating Trade Compliance and Corruption Risks, Texas Lawyer Events Creating a Successful Export Management and Compliance Program, webinar for Compliance Online
  • Exporting & Doing Business Abroad,
  • What Canadian Companies Should Know About ITAR Export Reform,
  • Legal Aspects of Globalization and International Trade,
  • U.S. Export Controls and FCPA, Exporting with the Experts and educational program focused on exporting products and services abroad
  • International Trade Compliance, Investment and Risk
  • Creating a Successful Export Management and Compliance Program,
  • U.S. Export Controls, Industry-Government Seminar on Strategic Trade Management for the Department of Foreign Trade Ministry of Commerce
  • Non-U.S. Trade Controls: A Deeper Dive, Latin American
  • International Trade Due Diligence: Merger and Acquisition Transactions

Suggested topics/on-site training requests, please email Bob Brewer