In the article US lawmakers renew efforts to bring COOL online published by SeafoodSource, Gunster shareholder Peter Quinter speaks about why there is a new legislative push for country-of-origin labeling (COOL) for products.

Within the article, Quinter shares his thoughts on the future of this bill. He states, “I do not believe that the COOL Online Act will pass into law. There are too few co-sponsors, a lack of priority in both the Senate and House, and lobbying organizations opposed to the legislation, which some consider unnecessary and burdensome”.

Gunster attorney Peter Quinter

Globally ranked U.S. Customs and international trade law counselor and advocate, Peter Quinter, represents individuals and companies involved in the wide variety of legal issues associated with international trade and transportation, including litigation before federal courts across Florida and before the U.S. Court of International Trade in New York. Peter is a Florida Bar Board Certified international law attorney.

Peter represents importers, exporters, customs brokers, international freight forwarders and other companies involved in a myriad of industry sectors and international supply chain matters, such as regulatory compliance and enforcement by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) including U.S.


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