John M. Peterson, Partner, Neville Peterson LLP, to Speak at TKG’s Retaliatory Actions Against Trump’s Tariffs LIVE Webcast

Top Quote The Knowledge Group Live Webcast Series has announced today that John M. Peterson, Partner, Neville Peterson LLP will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Retaliatory Actions Against Trump’s Tariffs: What Businesses Should Do When Allies Hit Back LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for September 11, 2018 from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET). End Quote
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    About John M. Peterson
    John Peterson has practiced international trade and Customs law since 1977, and has enjoyed every minute of it. His practice embraces all phases of trade law, from counseling and import planning, to representation of clients before government agencies, and litigation in United States and foreign courts. Each new engagement allows him to learn about different industries, products, technologies and people. Whether the practice of law takes him to a high rise office tower in Asia, a factory on a Caribbean Island, or the control room of the Trans-Alaska pipeline, he relishes the opportunity to help clients solve problems and improve their operation.

    John regularly represents foreign and domestic clients before United States Customs and Border Protection, the United States International Trade Commission, the United States Department of Commerce, the Foreign Trade Zones Board the Office of United States Trade Representative, the Bureau of Industry and Security, and the Departments of State and Treasury. He also assists clients with issues arising before foreign Customs authorities and international organizations, including the World Trade Organization and the World Customs Organization.

    About Neville Peterson LLP
    Neville Peterson LLP is a law firm concentrating in international and domestic trade regulation matters. For more than 25 years, the firm has provided legal counsel and representation to foreign and domestic corporations and industries, governments, Customhouse brokers, freight forwarders, carriers and individuals in the areas of international trade, Customs law, export controls, intellectual property, antitrust, shipping, product safety, and related Federal regulatory disciplines.

    The firm’s practice spans administrative representation, litigation and counseling before United States and foreign agencies, courts and international organizations.

    Event Synopsis:
    After U.S. President Trump announced steel and aluminum tariffs on several of the country’s allies in March 2018, a number of EU countries, Mexico, and Canada immediately announced retaliatory tariffs against American products. Other trade partners and allies have also stated plans to retaliate and seek remedies through the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the World Trade Organization (WTO). With the looming widespread business impact of these retaliatory actions, companies should be looking closely at their supply chain to determine risk management considerations.

    In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of key thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group will provide an overview to help the audience understand the critical elements of U.S. allies’ retaliatory tariffs and their potential effects on businesses across industries. Speakers will also discuss latest updates; critical issues and best risk management practices concerning the current trade war between the U.S. and its allies.

    Key topics include:
    • Trump's Tariffs: An Overview
    • Retaliatory Tariffs: Legal and Business Implications
    • Industry Reactions
    • Recent Developments and Updates
    • Risk Mitigation Strategies
    • Outlook

    About The Knowledge Group, LLC Live Webcast Series
    The Knowledge Group, LLC was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:

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