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The Trans-Pacific Partnership Newest Developments
Recently, in June of 2015, President Obama signed the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) into law. Also known as “fast track authority,” TPA gives the President the ability to negotiate a trade deal that will receive only an up-or-down vote in Congress. ...Click here to read more
Suspense Accounts in Prior Disclosures: A Little Known Procedure
Many importers are faced with a common dilemma when choosing whether or not to file a prior disclosure. Namely, sometimes it is unclear whether a violation of Customs law has occurred because the issue at stake has not been definitively decided by Customs, the Court of International Trade, or another authority (or the importer disagrees with the current authority). ...Click here to read more
Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity and Technology Control Plans: Where do we go from here?
The bygone era of securing export-controlled technical data by merely placing it in a locked storage cabinet at night are long gone. Some of us may still wish for those long lost days where accessing export-controlled information required one to physically use a key, or door knob, to open the storage unit and retrieve what the government considered “controlled.” ...Click here to read more
Export Control Reform - Let's Define Some Terms
Those who deal with both the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) have undoubtedly noticed that the two sets of regulations use different terms for similar concepts. ...Click here to read more
The Reasonable Care Standard for Importers: Does consultation with a broker negate a negligence penalty?
In 1993, the Customs Modified and Informed Compliance Act (“Mod Act”) vastly altered the relationship between importers and Customs and Border Protection (CBP), shifting legal responsibility for declaring value, classification, and rate of duty to the importer. ...Click here to read more
Latest Changes to the Mexican Customs Regulations
On April 20, 2015, the Mexican government published in the Diario Oficial de la Federacion (Mexican Federal Register) its new Reglamento de la Ley Aduanera, or Regulations to the Mexican Customs Law. ...Click here to read more

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Important Dates
Adrienne Braumiller and Sue Ann Linneman will be hosting an “Import Boot Camp” at the upcoming September Partnering for Compliance West Coast Conference in Los Angeles
September 15-18, 2015
Adrienne Braumiller and Sue Ann Linneman will be hosting an “Import Boot Camp” at the upcoming September Partnering for Compliance West Coast Conference in Los Angeles, Our 6th Annual "Partnering For Compliance" West Coast Export/Import Control program is scheduled to take place on September 16, 17 & 18, 2015 in Los Angeles. Separate Customs/Import Boot Camp one-day program scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 15th, 2015. Full details and venue will be announced very shortly. http://www.partneringforcompliance.org/conferences.html

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Olga Torres to speak at the WorldECR 'Export Controls & Sanctions Forum 2015' in Washington DC
September 21-22, 2015
Olga Torres to present "Export Control Developments and Their Impact on Business" at the WorldECR 'Export Controls & Sanctions Forum 2015' being held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott located in Washington DC on September 21-22, 2015.

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Adrienne Braumiller to speak on Day 2 at the '3rd Oil and Gas Anti-Corruption & Compliance Exchange'
September 29-30, 2015
Adrienne Braumiller will be heading up a roundtable on "Whistleblowers: How to Ensure Your Company Is Best Prepared to Prevent or Respond to Whistleblower Allegations" on Day 2 at the '3rd Oil and Gas Anti-Corruption & Compliance Exchange' being held at the Houston Marriott - Energy Corridor located in Houston, Texas on September 29-30, 2015.

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Olga Torres to speak at the WorldECR 'Export Controls & Sanctions Forum 2015' in London
October 14-15, 2015
Olga Torres to present "Export Control Developments in the U.S. and Their Impact on EU Business" at the WorldECR 'Export Controls & Sanctions Forum 2015' being held at the Dexter House - Royal Mint located in London on October 14-15, 2015.

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