Import Compliance Management Seminar April 2011

Monday, April 4, 2011



Import Compliance Management Seminar

Event:              Import Compliance Management Seminar

Presented by:  FHK Consulting Team

Kerry Layton and Michael O’Neill

When:              Thursday, May 5, 2011

8:30 AM – 4:00 PM


Where:             Corporate Caterers

2949 N. Rock Rd., Ste. 100

Wichita, KS


Being competitive in a global economy means understanding the international trade process.  Regulatory requirements associated with goods traveling across borders have become considerably stricter and more complex.  Non-compliance with trade regulations carries a significant risk which can lead to costly penalties and disrupted supply chains.  This program will aid companies in understanding regulatory requirements and the importance of maintaining centralized oversight of the trade process.


                     International Trade Process Overview

U.S. Entry Process

CBP Regulations

Other Participating Government Agencies

Your Company’s Compliance Program

Risks of Non-Compliance

Roundtable Discussion



Kerry Layton


As a Regulatory Compliance Consultant with F.H. Kaysing Company, Kerry provides clients with education and problem resolution relating to U.S. import regulations and trade compliance programs.    Before joining FHK, she worked for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for 20 years. Eleven of those years Kerry worked as an Import Specialist Team Leader.   Her areas of expertise include tariff classification, transaction value, antidumping and countervailing duties, protests, international trade agreements, marking regulations and country of origin determinations.


 Michael O’Neill

In the thirty years working in the international trade field

Michael has served in a variety of trade support and consulting roles. In recent times he has been active in the development of C-TPAT supply chain security programs, NAFTA qualification and procedures initiatives and regulatory compliance processes integration with corporate standard operating procedures.  Michael is a licensed U.S. Customs Broker, Certified International Trade Specialist, and holds an International Trade Management Certificate from the World Trade Institute.


For more information:

Import Compliance Management


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