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Buy America & Country of Origin Series: Country of Origin requirements under Federal Grant Programs

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Even when doing business with state and local governments, companies still may find themselves subject to certain country of origin requirements, especially when federal funds are involved in local infrastructure projects. Federal grant programs administered through state and local governments are subject to the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards […]

Buy America & Country of Origin Series: Customs and “Made in the U.S.A.” Labeling

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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is responsible for preventing deceptive and unfair advertising in the U.S. marketplace, and is granted authority to bring enforcement actions against false or misleading claims of a product’s U.S. origin. In other words, there is no legal requirement that a product be labeled as “Made in the U.S.A.” Rather, companies […]

Buy America & Country of Origin Series: DOD: The Berry Amendment

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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is responsible for preventing deceptive and unfair advertising in the U.S. marketplace, and is granted authority to bring enforcement actions against false or misleading claims of a product’s U.S. origin. In other words, there is no legal requirement that a product be labeled as “Made in the U.S.A.” Rather, companies […]

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Buy America & Country of Origin Series: DOD: Specialty Metal Restrictions

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Initially part of the Berry Amendment, in 2007 Congress separately required the Department of Defense (DOD) to procure certain defense articles produced using specialty metals (including high-end steel and titanium) domestically. Accordingly, specialty metals procured by DOD (whether as an end-item or as a component in other products) generally must be melted in the U.S. […]

Buy America & Country of Origin Series: “Buy America” Round-Up: Additional Country of Origin Requirements

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Though we’ve covered quite a lot over 7 sessions, there still are many more “Buy America” and country of origin requirements mandated by Congress. In addition to those major preference regimes discussed previously, these other domestic content restrictions generally aim to fill in the gaps missed by the Buy American Act’s coverage. In Part 8 […]

Buy America & Country of Origin Series: Sanctions and other Prohibited Sources

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We’ve spent the last 8 sessions discussing when certain products or services receive preferential treatment based on their country of origin. In the last of our 9-part series, the Sheppard Mullin Supply Chain Management team flips the script, focusing on products and services that generally are banned from acquisitions and programs utilizing federal, and even […]