If you are going to be in New Orleans for the upcoming National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) Conference, be sure to stop by Booth 49 where Joiner Law Firm will be celebrating just how sweet compliance can be with a bar, a CANDY BAR that is! Come and enjoy all of the sweet treats we’ll have! You won’t want to miss it!
Jamie Joiner will be providing an update on recent changes to U.S. export controls and sanctions laws and regulations as well as an outlook on export enforcement under the new administration at the Houston District Export Council’s Export University seminar on the morning of April 13th.
Joiner Law Firm PLLC is proud to announce that attorney Kristin Kruse Lotz has been recognized as a 2017 Texas Rising Star (Thomson Reuters). The list will be featured in the April 2017 editions of both Texas Monthly and the Texas Super Lawyers Magazine. Nominated by members of the prestigious Texas Super Lawyers list, the 2017 Texas Rising Stars (Thomson Reuters) honor is reserved for the top Texas attorneys who are 40 years old or younger, or have been in practice fewer than 10 years. Only 2.5 percent of eligible Texas attorneys receive this honor each year. This is the fifth year in a row that Kristin has received this recognition.
Today, on International Women’s Day, we look to the women in our own lives who drive and inspire us—our mothers, grandmothers, and even our daughters. We owe our very lives to the courageous women who came before us, some facing adversity as immigrants working for a better life, and we strive to instill this strength and passion within our daughters. Here’s to great women—may we know them, may we be them, and may we raise them!
The following events related to international trade may be of interest to you:
The major components of the conference is a working day on Friday, March 24, 2017 that will be organized around 3 themes. The themes will broadly be on Indian Politics, the Indian economic and business story, and on the soft power aspects of the Indian story. There is a large Indian presence in the educational, medical and research institutes that Houston is renowned for. We expect to have a large and interested audience who have an informed interest in India. Register→
If you are going to be in New Orleans for the upcoming NCBFFA Conference, be sure to stop by Booth 49 where Joiner Law Firm will be celebrating just how sweet compliance can be with a bar, a CANDY BAR that is! Come and enjoy all of the sweet treats we’ll have! You won’t want to miss it! Register→
C-TPAT has made significant changes in the security criteria of the application, approval, certification, and recertification process, including required visits to the applicants and their primary overseas supply chain. The most up to date information will be shared with by Steven Krupinsky, Chief - International Branch, Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism, US Customs and Border Protection, from CBP HQ in Washington, D.C. Register→
“Complying with U.S. Export Controls” is a two-day program led by BIS's professional counseling staff and provides an in-depth examination of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The program will cover the information exporters need to know to comply with U.S. export control requirements. Presenters will conduct a number of "hands-on" exercises that will prepare you to apply the regulations to your own company's export activities. Register→
Jamie Joiner will be providing an update on recent changes to U.S. export controls and sanctions laws and regulations as well as an outlook on export enforcement under the new administration at the Houston District Export Council’s Export University seminar on the morning of April 13th. Register→
HANNOVER MESSE offers unmatched international exposure for U.S. companies, institutions, and economic development organizations participating as exhibitors in the U.S. delegation. It consists of seven leading trade shows and an investment summit all in one, with industry pavilions for digital factory, energy, industrial automation, industrial supply, motion/drive/automation, ComVac, and research and technology, connecting exhibitors to potential customers across relevant industry sectors. Register→
Join the HCBFFA on May 17, as we hear from a seasoned Houston-area export controls and sanctions attorney, Jamie Joiner present on Export and sanctions compliance responsibilities of freight forwarders; Practical compliance tips for freight forwarders in working with U.S. exporters/shippers; and Recent changes and enforcement actions in the export controls and sanctions areas and an outlook under the new administration. Register→
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