News

CPSC Revises Phthalate Rule for Children’s Toys and Child Care Articles

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) has made various revisions to the prohibition of certain phthalates in children’s products. These changes affect children’s toys1 and child care articles2 that are imported on or after April 25, 2018.

Read more

   

Significant Changes Coming to California Proposition 65 for Consumer Products

The California Proposition 65 “safe harbor” warning requirement will undergo significant changes later this year for products that are manufactured on or after August 30, 2018.

Read more

   

Arthur Bodek to Serve as Panelist at the U.S. Fashion Industry Association’s West Coast Seminar in San Francisco (February 1, 2018)

Arthur W. Bodek will serve as a panelist at the “USFIA Fashion Forward: San Francisco” program on February 1, 2018, at the Levi Strauss & Co. campus. 

Read more

   

Prepare for the April 2018 Customs Broker License Exam Live in Los Angeles

The Foreign Trade Association is offering a course in preparation for the April 2018 Customs Broker License Exam.  The 10 week exam preparation course is taught by Erik Smithweiss of Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP, a partner resident in the firm’s Los Angeles office. The course starts on Monday, February 5, 2018.  This course is highly successful for those planning to take the broker’s exam and also provides an excellent overview of customs law and compliance for importers not intending to take the broker’s exam.

Read more

   

Page 3 of 40

News