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 below or visit our CFIUS Resources and Learning Center to view useful materials and presentations. Scroll down further to see upcoming events.


Topics

Export Controls & Sanctions
Trade Policy &
Market Access

Anticorruption
Trade Remedy &
Defense

CFIUS Filings & Developments
Customs & Tariffs
US Regulation
European Regulation
US Government Contracts

CFIUS RESOURCES
We update our CFIUS Resources page continuously to provide you with reliable, timely information on CFIUS filings and statuses, and related regulatory developments.
LEARNING CENTER
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 (2019) and other materials.

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.


UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Save-the-date: UK Government Department for International Trade Export Control Symposium – May 30, 2019 | London, UK. Save-the-date for the upcoming symposium organized by the Export Control Joint Unit (ECJU). Registration is not yet open. Trade Practitioner George Grammas will present on US export controls compliance topics. We will share additional details as they become available.


Save-the-dates: marcus evans® Export Controls & Technology Transfers Conference – June 19-20, 2019 | Washington DC.  Save-the-dates for workshops intended for fortifying export control practices through strengthened compliance and adaptation to reoccurring updates and evolving political environment. As Knowledge Partner, Trade Practitioner George Grammas will chair Day One of the conference.


Registration Now Open: From EAR to ITARnity: Ever-challenging US Export Controls Compliance – September 16-18, 2019 | Winchester, UK. Register for the upcoming US export controls workshops co-sponsored by our International Trade Practice. Trade Practitioner George Grammas will once again present and host workshops.


IMMEDIATE PAST EVENTS

Anti-corruption, Sanctions and Compliance for Companies Doing Business Between the US and Russia – May 16, 2019 | Webinar. Presentation material now available in Learning Center.