John Mentis has notable professional experience on agriculture, budget & appropriations, environment/superfund, food industry, and trade (domestic & foreign) issues. John previously worked full-time for USA RICE FEDERATION.

Practice Areas

Areas of Experience

USA RICE FEDERATION
Duration : 7.8 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $83,333.00 (monthly) - $680,000.00 (total)
- Appropriations bills for US Dept of Agriculture, trade sanctions reform, tax reform issues, trade promotion authority legislation, farm bill legislation, Mexico anti-dumping case, and food aid.
USA RICE FEDERATION
Duration : 7.8 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $83,333.00 (monthly) - $680,000.00 (total)
- Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug and Related AGencies Appropriations Act of 2009; Energy and Water development Appropriations Act of 2009.
USA RICE FEDERATION
Duration : 7.8 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $83,333.00 (monthly) - $680,000.00 (total)
- Clean Water Act; Air Quality; methyl bromide critical use exemption; Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures rules; pesticide Issues; Climate Change.
USA RICE FEDERATION
Duration : 7.8 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $83,333.00 (monthly) - $680,000.00 (total)
- Monitoring and tracking of food safety legislative and regulatory proposals.
USA RICE FEDERATION
Duration : 7.8 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $83,333.00 (monthly) - $680,000.00 (total)
- WTO negotiations; Colombia FTA; Korea FTA; H.R. 2819 - promoting agriculture exports to Cuba; S.-1673 - promoting agriculture exports to Cuba - Cuba Trade/All Sections H.R. 1026 - Agriculture Export Facilitation Act - Cuba Trade/All Sections; H.R. 443 - To suspend antidumping duty orders on urea imports from Russia and Ukraine (includes title and issue) H.R. 445-to terminate limitation on imports of ammonium nitrate from Russia (includes title and issue)

Top Expertise

  • AGRICULTURE
  • BUDGET & APPROPRIATIONS
  • ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND
  • FOOD INDUSTRY
  • TRADE (DOMESTIC & FOREIGN)

Employers

Current

Past

  • USA RICE FEDERATION