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Incoterms 2020 - What to Expect

June 6 2019 Incoterms are rules issued by the International Chamber of Commerce that facilitate global trade and are updated every ten years or so in an effort…

Some notes on powers of attorney

November 19 2012 Some years ago, when I was the export-import manager at an aerospace company, I sent a customs broker power of attorney on Customs Form 5291 to the Corporate Secretary for execution.

Lessons from Olympus – aren't we past this?

September 30 2012 Within days of the Enron scandal’s 10th Anniversary and three years from the Madoff Ponzi scheme, word of a new scandal emerged.

Is your company “DRC conflict free?” A review of the SEC's final conflict minerals disclosure rule

September 30 2012 In 2010, Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act).

Lessons learned: the United Technologies Corporation case

August 21 2012 The recent export enforcement action involving United Technologies Corp. offers exporters many lessons in export compliance, and demonstrates how even seemingly well-prepared export compliance programs are vulnerable to failure.

European Countries Beware, Winter Is Coming, with Ice King Putin Leading the Charge

August 11 2022 If you haven’t heard the words Ukraine or Russia within the last 5 months, one would assume that you must live under a rock, or that you’ve just…

Evaluating the Efficacy of Sanctions on Russia

August 11 2022 Since the Kremlin’s February 24th invasion of Ukraine, western countries have put in place extensive global financial ramifications. To gauge the…

Incursion and World Trade, Part 4: Are India and China Coming to Putin’s Rescue? The New Elephant in the Room

August 11 2022 Calculations by top economists worldwide show that Russia is still accumulating about one billion dollars a day on oil and gas exports to fund the…

Is Your Company in Compliance with US Immigration Form I-129 EAR/ITAR Certification Requirements?

August 11 2022 Most companies that employ non-U.S. persons in the United States are familiar with visa requirements, including completing U.S. Citizenship and…

Relations Between the U.S. and China In One Word, Dismal Is a Decline in Trade Inevitable?

August 11 2022 It’s goes without saying, but I will say it anyway, the recent visit to Taiwan by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi certainly didn’t help the already…