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Trade Cases – 2014, a Year in Review
The U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT) had a busy year in 2014. It decided 163 cases, the most since 2007. Based on these cases, importers glean current regulatory trends and several important lessons. ...Click here to read more
Foreign Investors, U.S. National Security and CFIUS
The Committee on Foreign Investment (“CFIUS”) is an inter-agency committee that reviews foreign acquisitions of U.S. companies that could pose challenges to our national security. For a country such as the United States, with its open door policy and history of welcoming foreign investment, it may come as a surprise to some that CFIUS even exists. ...Click here to read more
Managing the Transition Under Export Control Reform
Export Control Reform has been with us for more than a year. As a result, export compliance personnel affected by the change must make some significant changes to how they handle exports and process licenses. Maybe it’s time to take another look at the transition rules in order to determine what may need to be done. ...Click here to read more
Today’s Supply Chain: Complexities & Challenges
Within today’s ever changing international trade environment companies face a multitude of challenges when it comes to their supply-chain management (“SCM”) and how it impacts operations. No longer is SCM relegated to the shipping office with a single phone line and a list of carriers that can move your freight from point A to point B. ...Click here to read more
Update on China Challenge to U.S. in WTO Countervailing Proceedings
On January 16, 2015, the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) adopted recent findings in the ongoing countervailing duty cases between China and the U.S. The WTO’s Dispute Settlement Body (the highest appellate authority to decide WTO cases) confirmed the report initially created by the WTO Appellate Body in December 2014. The findings approve a mixture of both China and U.S. assertions in certain countervailing duty cases. ...Click here to read more
Canada Customs to Allow New Refunds
By way of its publication of the first Customs Notice of the year, CN 15-001, “Treatment of Downward Price Adjustments in Value for Duty Calculations”, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has brought about a fairly substantive revision to a time-honored tenet of its valuation policies. ...Click here to read more
Braumiller Consulting Group is pleased to announce the addition of Linnea Deeds
Linnea Deeds has joined Braumiller Consulting Group as the Director of Educational Services. Linnea with be focusing her efforts on developing educational opportunities for various clients and organizations. She will also support the operational aspect of the consulting practice. ...Click here to read more
Braumiller Law Group offers customized training related to Global Trade Compliance
Author: Bob Brewer
If your organization has specific training needs related to global trade compliance, Braumiller Law Group, PLLC can easily customize courses or presentations to suit your unique requirements. ...Click here to read more

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Important Dates
Global Customs Savings Opportunities - led by Christos Linardakis and Bill Sanders
February 16, 2015
Christos Linardakis, Senior Counsel with Braumiller Law Group and Bill Sanders, Trade Advisor to Braumiller Consulting Group, will be conducting seminars on, "Global Customs Savings Opportunities", in Oakbrook, Illinois, February 16, 2015.

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Adrienne Braumiller to speak at AAEI Houston conference on "Asia Update" panel
February 18, 2015
The seminar will be structured to provide attendees with a "two for one" punch and will feature panel sessions on the following regions: the European Union, North America, Asia, and Africa. Each panel speaker will address a specific topic and then the moderator will lead the panel speakers in a discussion about current trade policy issues relevant to that region.

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Adrienne Braumiller and Bruce Leeds will be speaking at the 14th Annual "Partnering for Compliance" East Coast ECR export/import control program
February 24-27, 2015
Adrienne Braumiller and Bruce Leeds will be speaking at the 14th Annual "Partnering for Compliance" East Coast ECR export/import control program February 25-27, 2015, in Orlando, FL. Adrienne and Bruce will also be conducting the 'Customs/Import Boot Camp' one-day program on Feb. 24, 2015.

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Broker Exam Prep Course & Boot Camp
March 4-6, 2015
The next Customs Broker Examination will be in April 2015….so start preparing now! Join some of your colleagues in a preparation class presented by Braumiller Law Group. The class will cover all major areas on the test, such as, entry procedures, marking, classification, value, broker responsibilities and much more.

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Adrienne Braumiller to present: "What Keeps You Up at Night: Mitigating Trade Compliance and Corruption Risks" at the Chief Litigation Officer Summit
March 12-14, 2015
Adrienne Braumiller will be presenting at Marcus Evans Chief Litigation Officer Summit at the Red Rock Resort & Spa in Las Vegas, NV. She will be speaking on What Keeps You Up at Night: Mitigating Trade Compliance and Corruption Risks.

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Global Customs Savings Opportunities - led by Christos Linardakis and Bill Sanders
March 16, 2015
Global Customs Savings Opportunities: This seminar is sponsored by the Braumiller Law Group, PLLC, and is designed to provide key Customs and Trade opportunities where savings are often overlooked. With over 50 years of combined experience between both presenters, we have learned where to “Hunt for Profits” within companies. This seminar is meant to provide “real world” case studies and information so you can begin turning your Customs & Trade department into a profit center.

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