Robert F. Seely


Articles:

  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism ("C-TPAT") and Container Security Initiative ("CSI") are recognized as U.S. Customs and Border Protection's ("CBP's") primary supply-chain cargo security initiatives. CBP uses these programs in conjunction with pre-shipment trade data filing programs and automated targeting and detection systems to help...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The U.S, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua signed CAFTA on August 5. On August 2 President Bush signed the implementing legislation (Pub. L. 109-53) after the House of Representatives passed it (H.R. Bill 3045) by a bare majority of only 2 votes. The legislatures of five signatories have approved CAFTA. Those of...
  • Sunday, May 1, 2005
    Consider the following: On October 25, 2004, ITT Industries was ordered to pay $8 million for unauthorized export of night vision products, technical data, and defense services, $5 million of which was assessed for the company's "remedial compliance enhancements" specified in the order. Among other things, the General Counsel was ordered to appoint a...