Export Disputes and Enforcement

Whether you have received a notice of detention, seizure, or forfeiture from the U.S. government, or have been visited by special agents from the Office of Export Enforcement (BIS/OEE), dispute and enforcement scenarios can be some of the most stressful, chaotic moments for your company. When facing disputes, investigations, or enforcement measures involving your export operations, let the professionals of Fuerst Ittleman David & Joseph take control of the situation for you.

Our international law and export dispute attorneys and experienced litigators can handle any matter involving the detention, seizure, or forfeiture of exported merchandise, as well as penalty and other enforcement matters. Whether the agency involved are federal offices such as

  • Office of Export Enforcement (OEE) in the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS)
  • Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) on behalf of the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC)
  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
  • S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
  • S. Department of Justice (DOJ)
  • S. Marshall Service (USMS)

 
or any state or local authority, Fuerst Ittleman David & Joseph attorneys have successfully represented clients in administrative, civil and criminal matters involving export controls and sanctions programs. From filing initial petitions for relief, negotiating offers-in-compromise, protesting matters, and trying cases before federal or state courts, our clients know that we have the experience to handle their export dispute and enforcement matters from beginning to end. We have also assisted clients with voluntary self-disclosure filings to avoid enforcement measures altogether.

Let Fuerst Ittleman David & Joseph’s attorneys bring its experience to work for you when export control turns into export enforcement.