Background - Practices (Details)

International Trade


Speeches & Presentations

  • "International Law: Investor-State Arbitration in the Americas: Update on CAFTA and NAFTA," Joint Canadian Bar Association, ABA program, Toronto and Washington, DC webinar (October 13, 2011). Program Co-Chair and Moderator: Ian Laird.
  • "Preparing for Customs Audits: How to Minimize the Risk of Non-Compliance during Focused Assessments," ACI's 6th Advanced Forum on Import Compliance & Enforcement, Washington, DC (May, 17-18, 2011). Co-Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Bringing Value: Turning a Cost Center into a Profit Center," International Compliance Professional Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ (March 21, 2011). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Maximizing FTA Savings Opportunities," 6th Advanced Forum on Global Customs Compliance, Washington, D.C. (June 28, 2010). Co-Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Customs 101: Successful Advocacy in Customs Administrative Practice," Trade & Customs Law - Basics You Need to Know, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC (February 24, 2010). Panelist: John B. Brew.
  • "Maximizing Duty Saving Opportunities with Valuation and Classification," ACI's 5th Advanced Forum on Import Compliance & Enforcement (October 2009). Speaker: John B. Brew.
  • "U.S. Customs 101 & How to Leverage Customs to Stop Counterfeit and Gray Market Goods at the Border," ACC Roundtable Luncheon, Anaheim, CA (February 25, 2009). Speakers: John Brew and Kimberly Chen Nobles.
  • "How to Handle Customs Audits and Penalty Proceedings," Compliance Online Webinar (June 12, 2008). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "US Sanctions Law: A Practical Review of the Laws as They Affect Non-US Business, Brazil (March 2008, private seminar). Speaker: Jeffrey L. Snyder.
  • "Trade Sanctions in a 21st Century Economy: Are They An Appropriate Or Effective Means Of Altering State Behavior?" The 2008 Journal of International Law Symposium, Philadelphia, PA (February 2008). Presenter: Nicole Jenkins.
  • "Country of Origin Laws: Marking Obligations and Duty Savings Opportunities," Valve Manufacturers Association of America CFO Seminar, Crystal City, VA (May 17-18, 2007). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Export Controls and Technology," Integrated Dual-Use Technology Companies (IDCC), Washington, DC (April 2007). Speaker: Jeffrey L. Snyder.
  • "Recent developments in Customs and International Trade," 2nd Annual Global Customs Summitt, Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Ridgefield, CT (March 6, 2007). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Roundtable Discussion of Free Trade Agreements," Advanced Import Compliance Forum, marcus evans, Chicago, IL (September 15, 2006). Moderator: John B. Brew.
  • "Performing an Audit of Your Company's Import Compliance: A Complete Guide for a Successful Self-Assessment," 2nd Advanced Forum on Import Compliance, American Conference Institute, Washington, D.C. (March 23, 2006). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "How Can Canadian Companies Prepare for United States' Customs and Border Protection Programs?," 9th Annual Conference: Customs Compliance, The Canadian Institute, Toronto (February 16, 2006). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Customs 101 for 2006: How U.S. Customs and Border Protection Regulates Commercial Imports," Trade and Customs Law Introduction/Refresher, Georgetown University Law Center and American Bar Association Section on International Law, Washington, D.C. (February 1, 2006). Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • "Navigating the Trade Triangle: Importer's Master Class in Maximizing the Benefits and Duty Savings Available Under NAFTA," Import Compliance Forum, marcus evans, San Francisco, CA (December 7, 2005). Conference Chair and Presenter: John B. Brew.
  • DuPont Legal - "Seminar on Doing Business in Asia," Wilmington, DE (November 2005). Moderator: Jeffrey L. Snyder.
  • "Export Controls - What to Do and When to Do It," 19th Annual DuPont IP CLE, Wilmington, DE (September 2005). Speaker: Jeffrey L. Snyder.