Welcome to the Trade Practitioner a resource for current events in international trade and a resource to help you strengthen compliance at your organization. Please feel free to review our subject matter updates by clicking on a topic to the left or visit our Learning Center to view presentations on international trade compliance. Please scroll down to see upcoming events.
In our Learning Center you will find PowerPoint presentations and webinars on export controls, sanctions and other trade compliance and policy topics. You will also find our ITAR Practitioner’s Handbook (2017) and other materials.
We will continuously update this page to provide you with reliable, timely information on CFIUS and related developments.
About the Trade Practitioner
The Trade Practitioner is a product of the Squire Patton Boggs International Trade Practice. You will find brief analysis of import and export developments in international trade regulation and policy in the United States and Europe as well as other countries from time to time. In addition, we hope you will the Trade Practitioner to be a useful learning center as we present our view through public speeches that we reproduce on this site.
UK Export Control Symposium 2017 – London, UK – 21 March 2017
The UK government’s Department of International Trade Export Control Organisation (ECO) will put on this year’s Export Control Symposium on Tuesday 21 March at the Westminster Conference Centre. The symposium will include plenary session covering wide ranging global trading issues, four specialist workshops, and networking “village” for delegates and exhibitors. George Grammas will lead the US export controls workshop for beginner and advanced levels. Follow our blog for additional information and registration information.
US Export Controls Workshop: The ITAR ‘Virus’ EARvolves! – Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK – 12-14 June 2017
Squire Patton Boggs’ Aerospace, Defense & Government Services Industry Group will co-host the three-day ITAR workshop sessions with EGADD and Strategic Shipping Company Ltd. See here for additional information.