Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) May 10, 2013
As companies continue to export their goods/services to Canada and Mexico, it is necessary to understand how NAFTA customs and border compliance can play a role in the success of your business. On May 22nd, Dickinson Wright Attorney Dan Ujczo will join US, Canadian, and Mexican customs officials to speak about these issues at the “NAFTA Customs and Border Compliance Seminar” in Twinsburg, Ohio.
At this seminar, participants will learn what happens when goods arrive at the border, and understand the requirements you must meet to successfully export your products across the border. Participants will also learn and understand how to apply NAFTA rules for everyday transactions.
The seminar’s list of speakers include: Bradley Perzul, Chief of Commercial Operations, Canada Border Services Agency; Francisco de la Cruz, Mexican Foreign Trade Operations Audit Department; Brenda Cordova, Attorney/Mexican Legal Consultant for Braumiller Schulz LLP; Juan Pablo Munoz, Operations Manager, Dicex; and Laurie Tannous, VP Government and Industry Relations for Russell A. Farrow Limited.
Mr. Ujczo will discuss “Legal Considerations of NAFTA: The Canadian Perspective” and participate in a Speaker Panel Q & A at the seminar. Below are the event details for the seminar:
NAFTA Customs and Border Compliance Seminar
May 22, 2013
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn – Twinsburg
8971 Wilcox Drive
To register, please click here.
Dan Ujczo is Of Counsel in Dickinson Wright’s Columbus office. He specializes in international trade and customs issues with a particular emphasis on Canada-U.S. trade and policy matters. He presently advocates on behalf of the Canadian government on Canada – Ohio issues, as well as collaborates with industry association and public policy experts on matters relating to Canada’s regulatory reform efforts in the energy sector. Mr. Ujczo previously served as an Officer at the Consulate General of Canada-Detroit addressing Canada-US regulatory and border security issues.
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Dickinson Wright PLLC is a full-service law firm with more than 40 practice areas. Founded in 1878, Dickinson Wright PLLC has over 350 lawyers in offices located in Detroit, Troy, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Saginaw, Mich.; Columbus, Ohio; Las Vegas, Nev.; Nashville, Tenn.; Phoenix, Ariz. (operating as Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks); and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 30 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.