Firm Sponsoring 2011 Export Controls Seminar

Yormick & Associates will proudly serve as the morning sponsor of the 2011 Export Controls Seminar: Complying with U.S. Export Control Laws an Overview for Ohio Companies. The day-long event will take place on March 22, 2011 at the Crowne Plaza, 5300 Rockside Road, Independence (Cleveland), Ohio and is presented by the U.S. Department of Commerce/U.S. Commercial Service.

U.S. government agency speakers will discuss topics including an overview of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), determining licensing requirements, developing an effective OFAC compliance program, Electronic Export Information & Automated Export System (AES), and developments in enforcement and compliance. The seminar will not cover ITAR.

Founder of the firm, Jon Yormick, stated that “we are pleased to have the opportunity to sponsor this important export controls seminar.” Yormick is the Export Legal Assistance Network (ELAN) Coordinator in Cleveland. His international business and trade law firm works closely with the U.S. Department of Commerce, Export Assistance Center to help Northeast Ohio companies achieve export success and compliance.

To register or for more information about the program, please contact Mr. Jay Biggs, Commercial Officer, Department of Commerce, at 216-522-4750 or by email at

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