Offering years of experience in customs and international trade law and a deep understanding of global supply chains

The Suarez Firm helps clients take the risk out of international commerce. After a dramatic shift in U.S. trade policy, importers have felt the pain of extra tariffs and uncertainty in their international business. The Suarez Firm helps clients understand what to expect next and to adjust their business transactions to minimize costs and mitigate the risk of penalties or other enforcement actions by customs authorities.

What to expect if you are thinking of filing a Section 232 Product Exclusion Request?

This article originally appeared in the WIIT Summer Communique. At a recent trade conference, White House officials described the Administration’s trade policy as “bold, creative and disruptive.” President Trump’s use of Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to impose tariffs and quotas based…

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Understanding Trump’s National Security Tariffs – Video

Did you miss the GWU-CIBER/WITT/DEC 232 program about understanding Trump’s National Security Tariffs? You can watch the full video here.

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Evelyn Speaking in Mexico City

Evelyn will be speaking in Mexico City on June 10 on President Trump’s tariffs on Mexican imports. Her presentation, titled “Tariffs & trade wars: Mexico next?” will be presented to La Asociación Nacional De Abogados De Empresa. From the event:…

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USTR will begin third Tranche of 301 Tariff Exclusion Process “on or around June 30”

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has asked the Office of Management & Budget (OMB) for emergency clearance of the form it intends to use for product exclusion requests for tranche 3 $200 billion list of items subject to Section 301 duties.  According…

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