How to get your product through U.S. CustomsIf you are importing products into the United States you need to do your homework to make sure your incoming shipments comply with U.S. Customs laws and regulations. Compliance with U.S. Customs laws and regulations is critical to avoid your shipments being detained or seized, and/or penalties assessed. Common issues importers of products  typically face

China International trade lawyers

Since the beginning of US-China trade negotiations, this blog has been relentlessly negative about relations between the two countries, which we usually describe as being in a “straight line decline.” In our October 2018 piece, China, the United States and the New Normal, we started calling the bad relations between China and the United

International IP lawyers and International manufacturing lawyers

With no sign of a peace breaking out any time soon on the U.S.-China trade front, an increasing number of businesses are turning their eyes toward alternative manufacturing destinations, such as Vietnam, Thailand and Mexico. Understandably, such relocations will present all sorts of new and  different headaches, but I suspect that before long

Interrnational Lawyers

Way back in 2007, we did a post on attorney ethics in China, entitled, China Lawyer Ethics — Perils And Pitfalls For Foreign Companies. In that post, we discussed a blog post entitled, Time to Raise The Professional Ethics Bar for Lawyers in China?  In that post, American lawyer Brad Luo  noted that China’s

Durante los últimos meses una retahíla de demandas antidumping y antisubvención han sido instauradas por empresas de Estados Unidos contra las importaciones chinas de diversos rubros. Dado que el sentimiento anti-China se ha agudizado en Estados Unidos—trascendiendo líneas partidistas y azuzado en gran medida por desacuerdos en materia comercial—el momento es uno idóneo para quienes