Eligibility Requirements for FTAs and Preferential Duty Programs
NAFTA -- U.S. Customs law attorney advising companies on the application of origin criteria to shipments between NAFTA trading partners and requirements surrounding the NAFTA certificate of origin. I also represent and advise companies undergoing NAFTA verification audits.
GSP and CBI -- U.S. Customs specialist advising on origin criteria of these programs applied to specific transactions, whether foreign inputs are validly treated as local materials under value-added test. Over the years, I have petitioned the U.S. Trade Representative to add various products to the GSP eligibility list and to waive competitive need limits on various products.
U.S. Customs law attorney with extensive experience representing and advising importers with respect to issues under Chapter 98 duty provisions (America Goods Returned, articles returned after repair or alteration abroad, return of U.S. steel products after being processed abroad, TIB entries, etc...).