Avoid Legal Pitfalls in Exporting

Posted on Mar 22, 2017 in DBEDT, Exporter Support, Exporting, HiSTEP, HPEC, News, SBA

Legal books and hammerLearn about key legal considerations as you engage your business with new partners or overseas markets. Topics covered may include: contracts, export documentation, export licenses, foreign corrupt practices act, protecting intellectual property, and regulations.

This session is part of Hawaii’s State Trade Expansion Program, also known as HiSTEP, designed to assist small businesses in Hawaii with growing their export business in markets around the world.

The HiSTEP program has three key components that you will learn about in the seminar:

  • Export Readiness Program – training and mentoring
  • Company Assistance – grant awards up to $15,000
  • Hawaii Pavilions – support at major trade shows

Event Details

Thursday, April 27, 2017


8:45am Registration
9:00am Program: Export Marketing
11:00am Networking


Hawaii Foreign-Trade Zone No. 9
Homer Maxey International Trade Center
ITC Conference Room, 2nd Floor
521 Ala Moana Boulevard, Pier 2
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Cost: FREE!

Event Registration

Pre-registration is required for seminar. Please register on or before April 24, 2017.
View the event flyer.


Call (808) 522-8040

Livestream Information

Launch Livestream at least 10 minutes prior to the program.

HiSTEP Information

Go to the HiSTEP page to learn more about the HiSTEP program.


Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Hawaii’s State Trade Expansion Program, known as HiSTEP, is a multifaceted program designed to assist Hawaii small businesses with their export development.


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