Susan Kohn Ross

Susan Kohn Ross

Email Address skr@msk.com

Profile Su’s practice focuses on compliance whether dealing with cybersecurity/privacy or international trade. She deals with regulatory, civil and criminal issues. Her clients come to her for assistance to solve current challenges, but also to identify and manage risk. She represents companies and entities, in both the administrative and commercial setting, regarding the importation and exportation of goods before U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Food and Drug Administration, Depts. of Justice, Commerce and State, Federal Maritime Commission, U.S. Trade Representative and International Trade Commission, as well as the Court of International Trade and various other federal and state courts and agencies which regulate the flow of goods, addressing issues such as corporate compliance programs (creation and maintenance); classification, valuation and admissibility of goods; export licensing determinations and compliance; voluntary disclosures; corporate governance and compliance; cargo security/C-TPAT/AEO; FDA compliance, qualification and labeling/advertising of goods; free trade agreements (e.g., KORUS, NAFTA, AGOA, GSP, et al); regulatory audits, compliance and licensing; cargo claims (ocean, air, land and truck; misdeliveries; lien rights); intellectual property rights (trademarks, copyrights and patents; ITC exclusion orders); penalties, seizures and liquidated damages cases; antidumping and countervailing duties and related issues; country of origin marking; regulatory investigations (criminal and civil); international contracts; international litigation and alternative dispute resolution; Buy American/Buy America; and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-bribery and anti-corruption compliance. Professional and Civic Affiliations (partial listing) • Industry Leadership Council, American Associations of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) • Chair, National Security Committee and Steering Committee Member, Chair Customs Law Committee of the American Bar Association, International Law Section • Women in International Trade, Los Angeles and Orange County Chapters • Director-at-Large and Legislative Advisor - Foreign Trade Association of Southern California • Former member of sub-committee formed by Homeland Security’s Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs & Border Protection dealing with the Container Security Initiative and C-TPAT • Former member of the U.S. Treasury Department’s COAC Sub-Committee on Border Security, the NAFTA Advisory Committee on Private Commercial Disputes and Customs’ NAFTA Advisory Committee • Member of sub-committee formed by Homeland Security’s Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs & Border Protection addressing 10 + 2/Importer Security Filing issues • Southern California Regional District Export Council, Executive Committee; Vice-Chair, Los Angeles. • Founding member of http://www.tradelawyersblog.com and http://www.canada-usblog.com

Company Name MSK

Company Link http://www.msk.com


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