Intro to US Export Compliance: ITAR and EAR
Format: Live webinar (on-demand recording available on June 17, 2021)
Duration: Approx. 90 minutes
Instructor: Jack Shelton, Aegis Trade Law LLC
Learning Credits: 1.5 CPEs, 0.75 ATC
APTAC BOK: D.3 ITAR/Export Compliance
*Your registration includes access to the on-demand recording.
The U.S. export control and sanctions regulations are extraordinarily complex. Compliance with these laws is an enormous undertaking that requires a person to have extensive expertise, along with time to plan and the determination to see it through to its fruition.
In this webinar, you will learn the basics of how to comply with U.S. export regulations. Specifically,
– Which set of regulations apply?
– What kinds of things do the regulations govern?
– What activities do the regulations govern?
– How can you set your company up for success while avoiding penalties for violating the regulations?
Your instructor, John K. (“Jack”) Shelton, serves as outside general counsel for domestic and international businesses. Jack’s background places a particular emphasis on serving importers, exporters, and the shipping/logistics industry. He has negotiated the sale of a cargo ship, obtained military clearance for a government contractor, and written obscure legal paradigms for tech companies in the logistics industry.
Target Audience: Businesses that export and/or deal in controlled commodities, technology, or software
Meet Your Instructor:
John K. (“Jack”) Shelton serves as outside general counsel for domestic and international businesses. Jack’s background places a particular emphasis on serving importers, exporters, and the shipping/logistics industry. He regularly works with his corporate clients to develop export compliance policies.
Jack is admitted to practice law in the courts of D.C., Tennessee, Louisiana, and the U.S. Court of International Trade (currently on voluntary inactive status in Louisiana). He is also a licensed US Customs Broker.
Jack received his J.D. from the University of Tennessee (cum laude) and his LL.M. in Admiralty Law from Tulane University (cum laude). He began his legal practice working in Germany, representing an ocean carrier, after which he moved to New Orleans to represent international businesses in the Gulf of Mexico. He has since lived and worked in Tennessee, D.C., and elsewhere.