U.S. Import Regulations

Import Related Practice Areas:

  • Fines, penalties and liquidated damage claims assessed by the U.S. Customs Service as well as the detention, seizure and forfeiture of imported and merchandise by U.S. Customs
  • Preparation of defense strategy relating to actual or potential government claim or action
  • Advance Customs planning to prevent government claims, detect costs savings and adjust to market needs
  • Programs designed to improve your relationship with U.S. Customs
  • NAFTA, GSP, AGOA, CBERRA, Andean Pact and other international trade agreements
  • Law enforcement actions relating to trade agreement enforcement
  • Evaluation of program eligibility
  • Development of import legal compliance function
  • Assistance on self-assessment compliance function

Working With Other Import Regulating Governmental Agencies:

  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Federal Trade Commission
  • Department of the Treasury
  • Department of State
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of the Interior