John A. Schoenig

ASSOCIATE

John A. Schoenig is an Associate in the Firm's New York office. He has extensive experience concerning the import/export of merchandise, with a particular emphasis on issues affecting the wearing apparel industry. This includes the classification of merchandise under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS), marking and labeling requirements for both customs purposes as well as the Fur Product Labeling Act, the Textile Fiber Product Identification Act and the Wool Product Labeling Act. Mr. Schoenig is experienced in analyzing product eligibility under various trade preference programs including the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and the  Qualified Industrial Zone (QIZ) program.

Mr. Schoenig has developed a particular expertise with regard to the regulation of wildlife products and is well versed in the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service requirements and regulations, the application of the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA), the Convention for International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), and U.S. State wildlife laws and regulations. He has also worked extensively with the U.S. Lacey Act requirements relating to the import of wood products.

EXPERIENCE

BAR ASSOCIATIONS
American Bar Association
Customs and International Trade Bar Associations

STATE BAR MEMBERSHIP
New York (2003)

EDUCATION

Hofstra Law School J.D. (2000)
Hofstra University B.A. (1994)


CONTACT

New York
399 Park Avenue
25th Floor
New York, NY 10022–4877

email: jschoenig@gdlsk.com

Tel: (212) 557-4000
Direct (212) 973-7762
Fax: (212) 557-4415

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