Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 01, 2016
Fernandez Export Advisory LLC, a trade compliance consulting firm specializing in export controls consulting services, will host a complimentary webinar on “Export Controls in the International Development Arena." This webinar will take place on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at 11am PST/2pm EST. The webinar will help international development professionals understand current U.S. export controls and related factors that should be kept in mind when engaging in project-related activities. Registration and webinar details are available at http://www.feadvisory.com/webinars.
This webinar will provide a general overview of current U.S. export controls under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), discuss several key export control terms, and discuss recordkeeping requirements under the EAR and ITAR. The webinar will also cover regulatory requirements that development contractors should keep in mind during project start-up, implementation, and closedown. Export compliance best practices will also be discussed.
The speaker for this complimentary webinar will be Julio A. Fernandez, Principal Consultant at Fernandez Export Advisory LLC. Fernandez previously served as Team Lead of contractor support for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Export Controls Group, and has experience implementing export compliance programs for global development projects funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). His expertise includes the Export Administration Regulations (BIS), International Traffic in Arms Regulations (DDTC), Office of Foreign Assets Control sanctions programs, and Foreign Trade Regulations (Census). Fernandez also has experience working on export licensing, advisory opinions, and commodity classification/commodity jurisdiction requests.
About Fernandez Export Advisory LLC
Fernandez Export Advisory LLC is a trade compliance consulting firm specializing in export controls services. Well-versed in the unique challenges created by the crossroads of export controls and international development, Fernandez Export Advisory LLC also assists exporters in navigating export control issues that arise during project start-up, implementation, and closedown. Additional information regarding the firm’s international development services is available at http://www.feadvisory.com/international-development-services.