Houston West Chamber of Commerce
U.S. Trade Controls Update - Export Controls, Sanctions, and Beyond
Do you have an Export Management Compliance Program in place?
Does your business know what countries have sanctions against them?
This morning breakfast seminar, led by U.S. Commercial Service-Houston and Houston West Chamber staff, provides an updated outlook of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The program will cover the information exporters must know to comply with U.S. Export control requirements on commercial goods, as well as understanding changing under the new administration.
WHEN: 7:30 - 9:30 AM, Tuesday, March 21, 2017
WHERE: JE Dunn Construction - 10350 Richmond Ave. Suite 900, Houston, Texas 77042
The program will cover:
- Information exporters need to know to comply with U.S. export control requirements on commercial goods, including items and activities that are subject to the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)
- Steps to take to determine the export licensing requirements for your item
- Markets governed by U.S. sanctions programs
- Changes that may occur to trade with Mexico and what they may mean for your business.
Hear From Our Presenting Experts:
|Jamie A. Joiner
Managing Director of Joiner Law Firm PLLC
Jamie, whose Houston-based law firm focuses on EAR and ITAR export controls, will discuss import laws, NAFTA, and trade compliance.
Partner at EC Legal
Cesar, based in Cuidad Juarez across the U.S.-Mexico border from El Paso, will focus on complex, cross-border transactions, maquiladoras, NAFTA, and international trade.