FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 26, 2018
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP SPECIAL COUNSEL JON P. YORMICK TO SPEAK AT ERIE INSTITUTE OF LAW CLE EVENT “INTERSECTIONS OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND IMMIGRATION: CURRENT & PROPOSED CHANGES”
Buffalo, N.Y. – Jon P. Yormick, special counsel for Phillips Lytle LLP, will speak at the Erie Institute of Law CLE event titled “Intersections of International Trade and Immigration: Current & Proposed Changes.” The event will take place at the Bar Association of Erie County, 438 Main Street in Buffalo on Tuesday, February 27th, from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Mr. Yormick will introduce the concept of a “deemed export” and explain how EAR and ITAR export control laws govern these exports. He will describe the increase in enforcement in these areas over the past several years including possible violations and how businesses can mitigate against them. He will also discuss how the proposed changes to NAFTA are being articulated by various members of the administration and government and will then explore how those changes could impact international trade.
Mr. Yormick is an experienced international business and trade attorney, practicing for more than 25 years. He has represented clients in the advanced manufacturing, advanced materials, aerospace and defense, automotive, distribution, electronics, energy, medical device, oil/gas, optics, photonics and imaging (OPI), steel and specialty metals, textiles and apparel, and transportation/logistics sectors.