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Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 8 Jul 2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection prepares to begin liquidated damages phase of Importer Security Filing starting July 9, 2013
On Jan. 26, 2009, the interim final rule titled Importer Security Filing (ISF) and Additional Carrier Requirements, commonly known as the 102 rule
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 2 May 2012
Customs and Border Protection proposes a rule to refuse admission to imports not compliant with energy or labeling standards
On March 26, 2012, the Department of the Treasury and CBP jointly announced a proposed rule that will affect manufacturers and importers of consumer products and commercial equipment subject to Department of Energy energy conservation standards: the Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products Other than Automobiles, 42 U.S.C. 6291-6309, and the Energy Conservation Program for Certain Industrial Equipment, 42 U.S.C. 6211- 6217, (together, the “Energy Conservation Programs”).
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 18 Apr 2011
Food Safety Modernization Act
Every year, one in six Americans gets a food borne illness.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA, Brazil | 4 Jun 2010
Brazil presents immediate business and investment prospects
Brazil is one of a relatively few countries that has made a strong showing in weathering the global financial crisis.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 8 Apr 2010
Border searches of electronic devices what and who are border officials searching? And what can you do to protect your rights?
More information has been released concerning the implementation of Customs and Border Protection ("CBP") policies on border searches of electronic devices issued last August.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 16 Feb 2010
New governmental policies on border searches of electronic devices - what border officials can do with your laptop and cellular phone
Having your laptop searched or detained by Customs on your way back from a business trip would be a nightmare for most business people.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 31 Jul 2009
Are you ready for the new Customs 102 importer and carrier filing requirements?
On January 26, 2010, U.S. importers and ocean carriers must be in full compliance with the new Customs and Border Protection (CBP) rules on Importer Security Filings (ISFs), commonly known as the 102 initiative.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 28 Apr 2009
CTPAT: benefits for the transportation and logistics industries
In response to the events of September 11, 2001, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) initiated a voluntary partnership program between the private sector and CBP to secure the supply chain for products entering commerce in the United States.