How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Section 232 and Section 301 Tariff Liability
Webinar: 1 CCS Credit
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The Trump administration has increased tariffs on imported steel and aluminum products as a result of Section 232 national security investigations and on hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of imports from China following a Section 301 determination. U.S. importers and foreign exporters and manufacturers are utilizing a number of tactics to manage the impact of these cumulative cost increases, but those tactics may come with their own potential liabilities. This webinar will discuss ways to deal with the evolving challenges of Section 232 and Section 301 tariff liability as well as the potential benefits and consequences of those methods.
- supply chain concerns
- classification issues
- tariff exclusion processes
- duty evasion
- increased enforcement by U.S. Customs and Border Protection
KRISTEN SMITH is a Member with Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the Washington, D.C., office. She leads the firm’s Trade Remedies Practice. Ms. Smith has a broad-based international trade and customs practice. For more than 20 years she has represented clients in antidumping and countervailing duty cases and litigation both in the U.S. and abroad.