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John M. Peterson, Partner with Neville Peterson LLP, to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duties: Hot Buttons Webcast

New York, NY, September 24, 2019 --( The Knowledge Group Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that John M. Peterson, Partner with Neville Peterson LLP, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Antidumping and Countervailing Duties: Hot Buttons.” This event is scheduled for Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)

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About John Peterson

John Peterson has practiced international trade and Customs law since 1977, and has enjoyed every minute of it. His practice embraces all phases of trade law, from counseling and import planning, to representation of clients before government agencies, and litigation in United States and foreign courts. Each new engagement allows him to learn about different industries, products, technologies and people. Whether the practice of law takes him to a high rise office tower in Asia, a factory on a Caribbean Island, or the control room of the Trans-Alaska pipeline, he relishes the opportunity to help clients solve problems and improve their operation.

John regularly represents foreign and domestic clients before United States Customs and Border Protection, the United States International Trade Commission, the United States Department of Commerce, the Foreign Trade Zones Board the Office of United States Trade Representative, the Bureau of Industry and Security, and the Departments of State and Treasury. He also assists clients with issues arising before foreign Customs authorities and international organizations, including the World Trade Organization and the World Customs Organization.

About Neville Peterson LLP

Neville Peterson LLP is a law firm concentrating in international and domestic trade regulation matters. For more than 25 years, the firm has provided legal counsel and representation to foreign and domestic corporations and industries, governments, Customhouse brokers, freight forwarders, carriers and individuals in the areas of international trade, Customs law, export controls, intellectual property, antitrust, shipping, product safety, and related Federal regulatory disciplines.

The firm’s practice spans administrative representation, litigation and counseling before United States and foreign agencies, courts and international organizations.


Antidumping (AD) and countervailing (CVD) duty investigations have recently been filed on various imported merchandise such as carbon and alloy steel products and welded pipes. As a result, the construction materials importation industry, along with other industries importing goods subject to AD/CVD duties, are confronted with risk issues that may result to duty and penalty payments, if not properly addressed.

With all the changes that continue to transpire in this area of the law, it becomes more important that practitioners are in the know of the latest developments and updates on antidumping and countervailing duty investigations.

The panel of key thought leaders and practitioners will offer a discussion of the fundamentals as well as updates regarding the latest and significant issues surrounding antidumping and countervailing duties in 2019. This live Webcast aims to help you to avoid common pitfalls and risk issues in dealing with imported merchandise subject to AD/CVD duties. Speakers, among other things, will also offer best practices for import compliance.

Key issues that will be covered in this course are:

- Antidumping and Countervailing in 2019: The Latest
- AD/CVD Program and Guidelines
- AD/CVD Enforcement Updates
- Key Compliance Trends, Developments and Updates
- Common Risks and Pitfalls and How to Address Them

About The Knowledge Group Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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