Jason Wilcox’s practice focuses on international transactions and U.S. government regulation of trade and investment. He has experience assisting clients with understanding and complying with complex trade rules and restrictions to import into and export from the United States.
Mr. Wilcox counsels clients in advisory and enforcement matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), U.S. and international trade controls, including export controls, economic sanctions and antiboycott laws and regulations and the Exon-Florio process. In this respect, he has represented clients before the Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the Department of State’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) and the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
Mr. Wilcox advises clients on various U.S. customs issues, including classification and valuation, rules of origin, country-of-origin marking, U.S. government procurement and eligibility for special treatment under various trade agreements and special legislation. In doing so, he has reviewed and analyzed internal customs policies and procedures, designed compliance programs and drafted process manuals.