MIAMI, FL – January 30, 2020 – GrayRobinson attorney Peter Quinter, chair of the firm’s U.S. customs and international trade law practice group, located in the Boca Raton law firm, Miami law firm and Fort Lauderdale law firm offices, presented at the "How to Handle CBP Fines, Penalties, and Forfeitures, and Hot Topics in International Trade" meeting, sponsored by the Independent Freight Forwarders and Custom Brokers Association (IFFCBA) of Savannah, on January 28, 2020 at Pirate's House in Savannah, Georgia. Quinter's interactive discussion involved real cases involving importers/exporters, brokers/forwarders, and ocean cargo carriers.
The IFFCBA of Savannah's membership includes freight forwarders and customs brokers, as well as numerous service providers such as truckers, warehouse operators, Georgia Ports Authority representatives, and surety agents. As part of the fastest growing port in the nation, it actively works with the steamship lines, CBP and the port authority. The IFFCBA helps drive the pace of positive growth in the region.