News from the Experts

  • April 14, 2016
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  • penalty, U.S. Customs

U.S. Customs Enforcement of Trade Laws

U.S. Customs is working with a number of other U.S. government agencies in efforts to increase the enforcement of the trade...
  • March 18, 2016
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  • antidumping, penalty, U.S. Customs

$15 Million Penalty On Importers

Two Texas-based importers of wooden furniture have been forced to pay $15 million to the U.S. government under the False Claims...
  • March 9, 2016
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  • CPSC, U.S. Customs

CPSC and Import Enforcement

The CPSC (Consumer Products Safety Commission) has broad oversight regarding imported products. The goal of the CPSC is to identify and...
  • February 25, 2016
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  • U.S. Customs

Congress Passes Import Trade Legislation

U.S. Congress has passed the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015. This act requires U.S. Customs to focus on a...