About The Webinar

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) creates a rebuttable presumption that goods grown or produced, wholly or in part, in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) are made with forced labor. With the UFLPA now in effect for nearly 18 months, join us for a discussion on how related enforcement has impacted US trade.

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Key Topics

  • Overview of Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act;
  • Overview of Section 307 and Withhold Release Orders;
  • Expanded High Risk Industries / Commodities;
  • What happens if a Shipment is Detained;
  • How to Minimize Risk of Detentions;
  • What the Enforcement Statistics Reveal.

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Elise Shibles

Partner, Advisory Committee; Textiles & Apparel Practice Leader; Forced Labor Practice Leader

ELISE SHIBLES is a Partner, Advisory Committee with Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the San Francisco office. She leads the firm’s Textiles and Apparel Practice as well as its Forced Labor Practice. She advises and counsels clients on trade agreement and preference program requirements for a variety of different types of goods under U.S. and non-U.S. trade programs including USMCA, QIZ, ASEAN-China and EU-Vietnam, among others. She also has extensive expertise in all aspects of textile and apparel trade and policy including classification, origin, marking, Section 301 tariff mitigation, drafting and reviewing proposed legislation, and strategy for trade negotiations. 



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