Annual International Trade Summit: Navigating the Global Minefield

November 2011

Join us as Goulston & Storrs & Mass High Tech co-host the Annual International Trade Summit: Navigating the Global Minefield on Thursday, November 10th. If your company's sales activities, products or services come in contact with foreign jurisdictions, this is need-to-know information. The stakes have never been higher.


Thursday, November 10, 2011
Registration and Breakfast: 8 - 8:30 a.m.
Program: 8:30 - 10 a.m.


Goulston & Storrs Conference Center
400 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02110


Stephen Fantone, President & CEO
Optikos Corporation
Denis King, Director, Litigation Group
Goulston & Storrs
Dirk Peterson, VP, Contract and Export Compliance
AMETEK Aerospace & Defense
Kerry Scarlott, Director, Export Controls Group
Goulston & Storrs

What You Will Learn

  • Current and projected federal enforcement focus on international activities of high tech companies
  • Extraterritorial reach of U.S. international trade laws and regulations, including under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Export Administration Regulations, International Traffic in Arms Regulations and the Office of Foreign Assets Control Regulations
  • New requirement that businesses certify compliance with U.S. export control regulations when applying for visas for foreign workers
  • Best practices for high tech companies designed to ensure compliance with the full panoply of U.S. international trade laws and regulations

Who Should Attend

Owners, executives, managers, contracts professionals, administrators, scientists and engineers that wish to learn how to expand their business while effectively and efficiently navigating U.S. International Trade laws and regulations.


Contact Denise Wilson
[email protected]