President-elect Trump’s campaign focused heavily on international trade issues such as free trade agreements, import tariffs, and trade deficits. However, the campaign discourse may differ from the reality of the new Administration. Cut through the rhetoric and identify the challenges and opportunities presented by the Trump Administration. Join us for the first of our two-part webinar series to learn how new trade policies will affect domestic and foreign organizations.

What You Will Hear:

  • Trade remedies opportunities for U.S. manufacturers
  • The future of the WTO, dispute settlement, and trade agreements
  • Economic sanctions regimes: Iran, Cuba, and others
  • Potential uses of U.S. trade laws to aid U.S. manufacturing, exports, and infrastructure spending
  • Thinking outside the box – how to recalibrate corporate trade strategy to maximize results
  • Global barriers to competition – is this a new opportunity to address vexing problems and concerns?

Speakers:

PriceAlan-56269-5145Alan H. Price

Chair, International Trade Practice

202.719.3375 | aprice@wileyrein.com

Alan has more than 25 years of experience representing clients in high-profile, complex international trade regulatory matters, including trade litigation involving public and government relations issues. In addition to being chair of the firm’s International Trade Practice, he heads the firm’s antidumping and countervailing duty practice. He also counsels clients on bilateral and multilateral agreements, trade legislation, escape clause investigations, and World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute resolution.

BrightbillTim-56273-6026Timothy C. Brightbill

Partner, International Trade Practice

202.719.3138 | tbrightbill@wileyrein.com

Tim represents clients on all aspects of international trade law and policy including import trade remedies (such as antidumping law, countervailing duty law, and safeguards investigations), global trade policy and trade negotiations, renewable energy and climate change policy, customs enforcement matters, and international telecommunications and digital trade issues.

DeFrancescoRobert-56273-5786Robert E. DeFrancesco, III

Partner, International Trade Practice

202.719.7473 | rdefrancesco@wileyrein.com

Robert’s practice involves all aspects of international trade and trade remedy proceedings. He has particular expertise in both U.S. antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings and export control matters before the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC), the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), the U.S. Court of International Trade, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Daniel B. Pickard

Partner, International Trade Practice

202.719.7285 | dpickard@wileyrein.com

Dan counsels U.S. and international clients on the laws and regulations governing international trade, with particular emphasis on import remedy, anti-bribery, national security, and export control issues. He represents and advises clients in matters related to trade remedy investigations (including antidumping, countervailing duty, and safeguard cases), U.S. economic sanctions, export controls, anti-boycott measures, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Dan provides comprehensive international trade law compliance guidance, including assessing and resolving sensitive national security matters; developing corporate compliance programs; establishing compliance with the National Industrial Security Program (NISP) and mitigating Foreign Ownership, Control, or Influence (FOCI) issues; conducting internal investigations relating to potential violations; and appearing before the relevant agencies in connection with investigations, licensing, and enforcement actions.

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM (EST)

RSVP: Advance Registration Required

More Info:

  • Webinar instructions and materials will be distributed prior to the webinar. For more information, please email wileyevents@wileyrein.com or call 202.719.3103.
  • CLE credit is not available for this webinar.