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Customs-based FCA violations on the Rise
The 2015 Fiscal year ended on Sept. 30, 2015, and for the fourth consecutive year, the Department of Justice (DOJ) has exceeded $3.5 billion in cases under the False claims Act (FCA). ...Click here to read more
Using Transfer Pricing Studies to Validate Transaction Value for Related-Party Imports
I came across an interesting statistic the other day published by the U.S. Census Bureau: in 2014, related-party imports accounted for about 50.9 percent (($1,178.7 billion) of all imports for consumption. ...Click here to read more
Iran Sanctions – Time to Trade With Iran?
January 16, 2106 was Implementation Day for reduced international sanctions with Iran. Now you can freely carry on trade with Iran – right? Well, you can import pistachios and carpets, but beyond that most of the sanctions are still in place. ...Click here to read more
IMMEX/Maquiladoras and NAFTA Article 303
Currently, there are over 6000 entities participating in the IMMEX program operating in Mexico. IMMEX (Industria Manufacturera, Maquiladora y de Servicios de Exportacion, formerly known as maquiladoras and/or PITEX) plays an important role in the Mexican economy, and therefore, the government promotes this program to foreign investors which provides several benefits and advantages for participants. ...Click here to read more
Fiscal Taxes & Customs Duties for Maquiladoras
What is the main purpose of maquiladoras entities? The answer is simple; to not pay taxes. While that does sound appealing, bear in mind that it is necessary to have the right plan and strategy in place in order to obtain this fiscal “paradise”. ...Click here to read more
A Best Practice for reporting low value items
What is the value of your no license required shipment? Is it important? Of course it is!! The buyer needs to know in order to plan for the duties, the insurance company needs the value in order to properly insure the shipment, and the USPPI uses the information to make sure that the goods are correctly represented in the bill of lading, invoice, etc. ...Click here to read more
An interview on the status of international trade with Adrienne Braumiller
Author: Staff Writer
Lawyer Monthly magazine conducts an in-depth interview with our very own Adrienne Braumiller on International Trade. ...Click here to read more
Braumiller Law Group's Dallas Retreat 2016
Author: Staff Writer
A meeting of the minds at the recent Braumiller Law Group retreat in Dallas, TX. Some well laid plans with good things to come!! ...Click here to read more

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Important Dates
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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Adrienne Braumiller to speak on C-TPAT for Exports at the ICPA Annual Conference in Las Vegas
March 15, 2016
Adrienne Braumiller, Partner with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC, will speak on C-TPAT for Exports at the ICPA Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV on March 15th, 2016, from 8:45am-9:45am (PST). The ICPA Conference will take place at the Red Rock Resort on March 13th-16th, 2016.

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Christos Linardakis to conduct Live Webinar on International Trade Compliance Program
March 24, 2016
Christos Linardakis, Senior Counsel with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC, will conduct a 1-hour webinar on International Trade Compliance Program sponsored by the Small Business development Center of Illinois.

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Christos Linardakis to conduct Live Webinar on Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)
April 14, 2016
Christos Linardakis, Senior Counsel with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC, will conduct a 1-hour webinar on Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) sponsored by the Small Business Development Center of Illinois.

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Adrienne Braumiller to present at the "Gateway to the USA, the State of Ohio" conference in Birmingham, UK
April 20, 2016
Adrienne Braumiller, Partner with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC will be presenting 'US Customs Regulations/ Patent and Trade Mark Laws Basics of ITAR Regulations' at the Gateway to the USA, the State of Ohio conference being held at the DLA Piper, Victoria House, Victoria Square, Birmingham (UK) B2 4DL on Wednesday, April 20th, 2016.

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Advanced ITAR Concepts and Compliance Requirements: An in-depth presentation on what you need to know to effectively meet DDTC standards
April 20, 2016
Join Christos Linardakis, Senior Counsel with Braumiller Law Group, PLLC as he presents "Advanced ITAR Concepts and Compliance Requirements." This online webinar is an in-depth presentation on what you need to know to effectively meet Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) standards.

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