May 30, 2013
Learn the Basics of Increasing Financial Savings
Operators should routinely explore new options to increase the use of their company’s existing Foreign-Trade Zones and Subzones so their total savings will continue to grow. This webinar will review the most recent ideas utilized by other companies in the zones program including the new Alternative Site Framework (ASF) which provides the opportunity to add other parts of the supply chain to zone systems. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
June 6, 2013
Understand the Basics of Export Compliance
Export management should be an important part of your company’s compliance program. This webinar will provide an overview of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and review some of the more commonly used license exceptions. We will focus on explaining how to determine whether a license is required by starting with a commodity that has an Export Control Classification Number (ECCN) and explain how to use the EAR to determine whether a license is required. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
July 11, 2013
Understand the Process/Learn the Basics
There are necessary tools, documents, and certain information that is necessary to start the import classification process. This webinar will provide a brief course on the application of the General Rules of Interpretation to learn why classification is important, the direct and indirect savings as a result of correctly classifying your goods, and some of the common pitfalls that result in misclassifications. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
August 8, 2013
Learn the Basics/Understand the Process
The Export Reform Webinar will discuss many of the changes that will go into effect in October 2013. These changes will affect the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the U.S. Munitions List (USML) as well as the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the Commerce Control List (CCL). Many of the items currently on the USML will migrate to the CCL. Understanding whether your products meet the new definition will determine whether you will continue to get a license from the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) or the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS). We will also briefly discuss the possible use of license exceptions that may be available. A key component of these changes is the new definition of "specially designed," which we will also review and explain. Click here to register.
September 5, 2013
Understand Two Key Export Compliance Issues
In addition to products that have Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCNs), so does technology and information. This webinar will review the ECCNs and basic license exceptions related to technology. We will discuss the concept of deemed exports, the implication that it can have for businesses, and the kind of information necessary to be included in a deemed export license. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
October 17, 2013
Import/Export Compliance Mistakes
Scary things can happen even to good people in the world of trade compliance. This webinar will review errors, penalties, damages, and other scary stories related to tariff classification, valuation, export control violations, and other trade issues. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
November 21, 2013
Plan An Enhanced Compliance Effort for 2014
When setting your department and company goals for 2014, keep trade compliance issues in mind. This webinar will review issues and subjects to include in your import, export, and FTZ plans for the next year. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
December 12, 2013
Rapid FTZ Use is Now Widely Available
Over two-thirds of all active Foreign-Trade Zones in the United States now have the Alternative Site Framework (ASF) making it possible to add a new company site for warehousing and distribution in 30 days or less. This webinar will review how the streamlined application process can be completed very quickly and how it may benefit your company. Approved for 1 CCS Credit and 1 CES Credit. Click here to register.
All webinars will be held at 1:00 p.m. Central Standard Time
All webinars are $125.00
Webinars are approved by the National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) for Certified Customs Specialists (CCS) and/or Certified Export Specialists (CES) Credits.