U.S. Council for International Business

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U.S. Council for International Business

Also called the USCIB. An organization that promotes American businesses. It lobbies the U.S. government, the World Trade Organization, the OECD and other organizations for favorable legislation and regulation. It also provides dispute resolution services for members. The USCIB is an affiliate of the International Chamber of Commerce. It is based in New York and maintains an office in Washington, D.C.
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For example, the USCIB has been working to compile "white books of documentary practice" that would establish national standards of document examination.
(241.) Rapson, supra note 160, at 272 (quoting USCIB Study of Fundamental Problems with The Seventh Draft (March 31, 1993) Revision of UCC Article 5).
In an effort to achieve greater consistency, the USCIB has been working to compile "white books of documentary practice" that would establish national standards of document examination.
The USCIB was then appointed by the Treasury Department to govern and administer the Admission Temporaire/Temporary Admission (ATA) carnet system in the United States.
The USCIB provides additional information about what items can be covered by a carnet.
In addition, he or she is responsible to the USCIB for any costs that the council incurs in meeting its obligation as guarantor.
In large measure this was the position set out by USCIB and USTR--State Department.
USCIB also used its influence in the ICC to coordinate some international lobbying, and ICC's local chapters maintained close contact with government negotiators.
For more information, contact the USCIB at (212) 466-3352.
The USCIB is the American affiliate of the International Chamber of Commerce, the International Organization of Employers, and the Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD.
In fact, the United States has ratified only two conventions (one on forced labor and one on the worst forms of child labor).26 Accordingly, the USCIB argues that many U.S.