Melissa L. Duffy,Partner,Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP to Speak at TKG's Speaking Opportunity - Export Control Reform - Unfinished Business LIVE Webcast

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  • (1888PressRelease) August 31, 2017 - The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Melissa L. Duffy, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Export Control Reform – Unfinished Business.”

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    About Melissa L. Duffy
    Melissa Duffy is a partner at Hughes Hubbard & Reed. She focusses on export controls, trade sanctions, and antiboycott laws and regulations. Melissa has worked on a number of export enforcement matters, provided counseling on a variety of export control, encryption, antiboycott compliance, trade sanctions, CFIUS foreign investment reviews, FOCI/SSA matters under the NISPOM, and FCPA matters, handled difficult ITAR licensing issues, prepared successful Commodity Jurisdiction requests, handled OFAC and BIS license applications, and developed compliance programs and conducted internal compliance investigations. She has extensive experience in the high-tech, financial and energy sectors, Cuba, Iran, and Russia sanctions, and matters involving the Middle East region.

    About Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
    Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP is an international law firm ranked for 12 years, including five years in a row as the top-ranked New York-based firm, on The American Lawyer’s A-List of what the magazine calls “the top firms among the nation’s legal elite.” Our attorneys advise and represent clients in over 30 specialized practices from offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Paris, Los Angeles, Miami, Jersey City, Kansas City, and Tokyo.

    Event Synopsis:
    Understanding how to adapt to the changes brought by the Export Control Reform, can result to real benefits for companies. As new developments continue to re-shape the US export control requirements under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), it is important for companies to stay updated and observe strict compliance.

    In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and industry experts will discuss the latest updates on US Export Control Reform and the best practices in complying with the requirements of ITAR and EAR. They will also provide insights on the potential changes the Trump Administration may bring upon the Export Control Reform.

    Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:
    - Export Control Reform – An Overview
    - Recent Enforcement Trends
    - Latest Regulatory Developments
    - Voluntary Disclosure, Criminal Penalties and Personal Liability
    - Complying with US Export Controls
    - Overcoming Compliance Challenges

    About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
    The Knowledge Group 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 for an event, please visit:

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