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PARTNER EVENT: Legal Aspects of International Trade

February 12 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Day/Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Eastern
Location: Wake Technical Community College, RTP Campus
Room: Auditorium
Facilitated by: Wake Technical Community College Small Business Center

Are you a…
• Budding entrepreneur with an interest in international trade?
• The owner of a U.S.-based small business who’s ready to expand internationally?
• A small business professional already operating in the global marketplace?

THIS IS FOR YOU!
Find out how to succeed in international commerce and avoid common pitfalls. Learn about current international trade law and hear from attorneys specializing in business and government.

Agenda
8:30-8:55 a.m.
Registration/Refreshments/Networking

8:55-9:00 a.m.
Welcome
Cherith Roberson, Wake Tech Small Business Center

9:00-9:20 a.m.>
Introduction to International Business
William D. Harazin, PLLC

9:20-9:40 a.m.
Intellectual Property in the International Arena
William D. Harazin, PLLC

9:40-10:20 a.m.
Government Assistance for International Trade
Shirreef Loza, U.S. Department of Commerce
Mike Siebert, SBTDC
Blake Jackman, EDPNC
Peter Thornton, NC Department of Agriculture

10:20-10:30 a.m.
Networking Break

10:30-10:50 a.m.
International Contracts
David Garret, Nexsen Pruet

10:50-11:10 a.m.
Dispute Resolution
Andrea Carska-Sheppard, Workplace Options, LLC

11:10-11:30 a.m.
Embargoes, Export Controls and Tarrifs
David Robinson, Nexsen Pruet, LLP

11:30-11:50 a.m.
International Business Best Practices
Sarah Schtakleff, SAS

11:50-Noon
Wrap-Up
William D. Harazin, PLLC

Speaker(s):
William D. Harazin, PLLC
Shirreef Loza, U.S. Department of Commerce
Mike Siebert, SBTDC
Blake Jackman, EDPNC
Peter Thornton, NC Department of Agriculture
David Garret, Nexsen Pruet
Andrea Carska-Sheppard, Workplace Options, LLC
David Robinson, Nexsen Pruet, LLP
Sarah Schtakleff, SAS

Co-Sponsor(s):
Wake Tech/Wells Fargo’s Center for Entrepreneurship, in conjunction with the International Law and Practice Section of the North Carolina Bar Association and the North Carolina LEAP Program, EDPNC, NC Department of Agriculture, and SBTDC.

Event Flier
2.12.19 Legal_InternationalTrade_flyer

Request a complimentary 30-minute session with an attorney from 12-12:30 pm or 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
(Inquiries: Cherith Roberson at croberson@waketech.edu)

Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.ncsbc.net/reg.aspx?mode=event&event=540390013