FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 04, 2016

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP SPECIAL COUNSEL JON P. YORMICK TO PARTICIPATE IN EXPERT ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION AT ITAR & EAR EVENT

Rochester, N.Y. – Jon P. Yormick, special counsel for Phillips Lytle LLP, will speak at the ITAR & EAR Expert Roundtable hosted by Phillips Lytle and Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE). The event will take place at the GRE boardroom located at 100 Chestnut Street, Suite 1910 in Rochester on Wednesday, October 5th from 8:00 – 10:30 a.m.

The roundtable discussion will focus on recent International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) reforms. The group will discuss the harmonized rules effective September 2016, as well as new Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) penalty guidance and other timely issues.

Mr. Yormick is an experienced international business and trade lawyer, practicing for more than 20 years. He has represented clients in the advanced manufacturing, advanced materials, aerospace and defense, distribution, electronics, energy, medical device, oil/gas, pharmaceuticals, professional services, steel, textiles and apparel, and transportation/logistics sectors.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices in New York State, Washington, D.C., and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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