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U.S. Antiboycott Compliance – Have You Covered all the Bases?
Most companies recognize the need for anti-boycott review and compliance, however, the laws are complex, at times seemingly contradictory, and can apply to activities both within and outside of the United States, as well as non-U.S. entities. This article provides a brief overview of the U.S. anti-boycott laws, followed by areas within the law that may require a second look for proper compliance. ...Click here to read more
Amendments to the European Union Customs Code (UCC) and its Impact on U.S. Companies
The following article is an interview of Mr. Raphaël Barazza, Avocat at the Paris Bar (www.customs-lawyer.fr), and Deputy Representative at the Trade Contact Group for the Sporting Goods Industry in Brussels. Mr. Barazza is Braumiller Law Group’s co-counsel in Europe. ...Click here to read more
Rules of Origin under the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Let us start by observing that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has not been ratified by the United States and other participating countries, and acknowledge that the treaty is controversial. Accordingly, we will base our observations on the current version of the TPP published by the U.S. Trade Representative, and will not take a position on the merits of the agreement. ...Click here to read more
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Putting the Focus on Prevention
How Did We Get to FSMA? Food is about trust, when people consume food, they assume they’re consuming something that nourishes, not damages. However, when safety and quality standards are not maintained in the supply chain, distribution of food can pose serious health risks to the consumers. ...Click here to read more
Update on Use and Compliance with the “Made in USA” Standard
Both the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) have regulatory authority related to the use of country-of-origin claims. While CBP regulates marking requirements related to foreign-origin markings on imported products (e.g., "Made in China"), the FTC regulates claims of U.S. origin such as “Made in USA” under its general authority to act against deceptive acts and practices. ...Click here to read more
Braumiller Law Group, PLLC is proud to announce a strategic alliance with Toulet, Gottfried, Davila y Martinez, S.C. Attorneys at Law
Author: Staff Writer
The Strategic Alliance Agreement ("SAA"), establishes an ongoing working relationship between the law firms in order to provide their respective clients with the benefits and talents of both firms, in the U.S., Mexico, and internationally. Toulet, Gottfried, Dávila y Martínez, S. C. is a Mexican law firm that provides legal and business consulting services to transnational and national entities, successful companies, and individuals. ...Click here to read more
Happy Holidays from Braumiller Law Group, PLLC!
Author: Staff Writer
May your halls echo with joy, every room you enter be filled with laughter, and every window an opening to a great new opportunity. ...Click here to read more

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Important Dates
Adrienne Braumiller and Bruce Leeds to speak at Customs Compliance Conference in Houston, TX
February 4, 2016
Join Adrienne Braumiller (Partner) and Bruce Leeds (Senior Counsel) of Braumiller Law Group, PLLC as they speak at the 'Advanced Topics Custom Compliance' Conference hosted by DeLeon Trade LLC in Houston, TX on February 4-5, 2016 at the Omni Hotel Galleria.

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Customs Broker Exam Prep Course
February 10-12, 2016
The next Customs Broker Examination will be in April of 2016, so start preparing now! Join some of your colleagues in a preparation class presented by Braumiller Consulting Group. This 3-day class will be conducted in Dallas at the office of Braumiller Law Group/Braumiller Consulting Group.

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Christos Linardakis to speak on Export Compliance: When the FBI Comes Knocking On Your Door
February 11, 2016
Review what every business should know to avoid the slippery slope of compliance violation. Speaker will include a discuss of his professional experience with real-world scenarios, including ARC Electronics/ Fishenko Russian Spy Case, re-export to Iran, and counterfeit goods sold to the military.

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Adrienne Braumiller and Bruce Leeds to conduct 'Customs/Import Boot Camp' at Partnering For Compliance Conference - East Coast
March 1, 2016
Adrienne Braumiller (Partner) and Bruce H. Leeds (Senior Counsel) of Braumiller Law Group, PLLC will be conducting a 'Customs/ Import Boot Camp' for one day only at the 15th Annual Partnering For Compliance Conference - East Coast (Orlando) on March 1, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Orlando Airport Hotel.

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Adrienne Braumiller to speak on the topic of “Latest Updates on Customs Audits and Partnership Programs" at Partnering for Compliance-East Coast
March 4, 2016
Adrienne Braumiller, Partner with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC will speak on the topic of “Latest Updates on Customs Audits and Partnership Programs" at the Partnering for Compliance-East Coast (Orlando, FL) being held March 2-4, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Orlando Airport Hotel.

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Bruce Leeds to speak on Export Control Reform at the ICPA Annual Conference in Las Vegas
March 14, 2016
Bruce Leeds, Senior Counsel with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC, will speak on Export Control Reform at the ICPA Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV on March 14th, 2016, from 11:30am-12:30pm (PST). The ICPA Conference will take place at the Red Rock Resort on March 13th-16th, 2016.

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