Karen Lobdell, director of Trade Security & Supply Chain Services for the Customs & Trade practice in Chicago, presented at the PNC/National City Bank “Importer’s Roundtable” held April 22 and 23, 2009, in Columbus, Ohio.  Her presentation was directed towards Importer Security Filing (10 + 2) and included a review of the requirements under the Interim Final Rule that was implemented Jan. 26, 2009, and the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CSPIA).  Karen discussed the CSPIA and what act covers, and highlighted certificates of conformity and the requirements for children’s products.