The official website of the federal trade commission, protecting america's consumers for over 100 years. At a time when developing countries such as india and china are emerging as key players in the provision of manufactured goods and services on the international scene an understanding of international trade law has become increasingly important for those studying and practising law, business, banking and finance. Legal insight regarding international trade law from a law firm representing clients both domestic and abroad across a number of industry sectors. Customs & international trade attorney jennifer diaz is an expert in assisting companies in successfully complying with the vast us federal laws and regulations for import and export transactions as well as supply chain security. Diaz trade law, pa, north miami, florida 316 likes your customs and international trade law expert owned and managed by jennifer diaz, a board.
News, analysis and commentary on customs law, antidumping law, export controls and other international trade issues. Summary of the nc state bar board of legal specialization's standards for certification as a specialist in trademark law. Trade pacific, pllc is a leading washington, dc-based international trade law firm formed in 2004, our lawyers and government experts work with clients to understand and comply with the complex and evolving us trade law system. International trade is a complicated area of law to research because there are numerous levels of trade organizations and interactions there are bilateral trade agreements, regional trade agreements and multinational trade agreements.
A trademark, trade mark, or trade-mark is a recognizable sign, design, or expression which identifies products or services of a particular source from those of others, although trademarks used to identify services are usually called service marks. In fact, texas does not have a statute governing trade secrets law instead, it is based solely on the common law, which is the compilation of prior court decisions in the state like the utsa, however, texas law creates civil liability for misappropriation of someone else's trade secret(s. The international trade law resource center™ integrates bloomberg law's authoritative news coverage with export and import reference guides, practical analysis, case law, federal statutes and.
The overall purpose of trademark law is to prevent unfair competition by protecting the use of a symbol, word, logo, slogan, design, domain name, etc that uniquely distinguises the goods or services of a firm. International trade law guide written by karin johnsurd maintained by dana neacsu last updated august 2016 international trade is a complicated area of law to research because there are numerous levels of trade organizations and interactions. International trade law wto legal texts pre-wto legal texts united nations convention on contracts for the international sale of goods (1980) nafta secretariat.
Could there be a us-mexico trade agreement and a nafta will the nafta isds changes deliver any votes restoring trust in trade colloquium at the law faculty of maastricht university, december 17, 2018. Sandler, travis & rosenberg, pa (st&r) is the world's largest dedicated international trade, customs & export law firm we assist companies of all sizes & government agencies with duty reduction & compliance with the laws, rules, and regulations affecting imports and exports. Us president donald trump turned to a cold war-era law to stem the flow of steel imports, part of a campaign pledge to save american industrial jobs he may do the same on autos at issue is a. Torres law specializes in international trade compliance, itar, ear and customs law we assist clients with the import and export of goods, technology and services.
Jennifer diaz jennifer diaz is a board certified international attorney, professor and professional speaker, considered an expert in international law by the florida bar she is proud to be part of an elite group of board certified international attorneys in florida specializing in customs and international trade law. Contents[show] summary a wealthy, successful coffee trader and his son are both suspects in the murder of a young pregnant woman, when evidence suggests that the woman was sexually involved with both men--but the son's attorney proves eventually to have been the real villain. Global trade law specialists successfully meeting the complex challenges of global trade compliance requires a smart strategy for leading companies worldwide, that strategy is a partnership with braumiller law group. Since then, federal trademark law has consistently expanded, taking over much of the ground initially covered by state common law the main federal statute is the lanham act, which was enacted in 1946 and most recently amended in 1996.
Trademark law governs the use of trademarks and service marks trademarks are a form of intellectual property the law entitles the owner(s) to exclusive use of the mark in relation to the products or services for which it is registered. The standing committee on the law of trademarks, industrial designs and geographical indications (sct) is the forum where wipo's member states discuss policy and legal issues relating to the international development of trademark law and standards. The llm program in international business and trade law prepares students to meet the challenges of an increasingly global economy by giving them the knowledge and training needed to handle complex transnational transactions that define the current legal and business environment this program.