05/09/18 Importing Food Products – What are the challenges a Custom Broker faces when handling entries of FDA regulated food products?

09 May 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Event Details

3 CCS Credits will be accredited

Learn about the many requirements for the import of food products such as Food Facility Registration, FSMA rules and the coming deadlines, FDA in ACE, Prior Notice, how to handle detentions and Import Alerts and much more.

At this workshop you will gain insight from a customs broker’s perspective as well as from an FDA Consultant who once worked for FDA.  You can expect to walk away with updated information and resources to help you avoid unnecessary delays.


Speakers:

Richard Chiang, FDA Specialist, LLC

Patty Rodriguez, J&K Fresh, LLC

 

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.


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Cancellations must be received in writing by May 2, 2018 to receive a refund or to avoid being billed.

Your payment for this event is not deductible as a contribution or gift under Federal Income Tax Laws, but is most likely deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense.

$500 Gold Sponsor

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$300 Silver Sponsor

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$200 Bronze Sponsor

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Richard Chiang

FDA Specialist, LLC

Richard Chiang worked for the FDA for 13 years beginning as a field investigator and entry reviewer and later worked at the FDA’s headquarters Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN).  He also worked at the FDA Prior Notice Center and eventually served as the Special Assistant to the Associate Commissioner for Regulatory Affairs. 

Richard then supervised the FDA Los Angeles Import Operations Compliance Officers, who are the FDA personnel that determine if shipments imported through ports in the Los Angeles District are detained, released, or refused admission into the United States. Richard has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Master of Science in Human Nutrition and has worked as consultant, assisting companies in complying with FDA laws and regulations since 2015. 


 

Ticket Name Sale Ends Price Quantity
Members
07 May 2018
$50.00
Members Only
Members
09 May 2018
$70.00
Sale Opens 08 May 2018
General Admission 07 May 2018 $70.00
General Admission
09 May 2018
$90.00
Sale Opens 08 May 2018
Gold Sponsor 09 May 2018 $500.00
Silver Sponsor 09 May 2018 $300.00
Bronze Sponsor 09 May 2018 $200.00

09 May 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm PDT

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