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DECCS Will Go Live on February 18th


On February 18th, DECCS will go live.  D-Trade will no longer be available as of February 14th. Please contact our firm for instructions on how to gra...

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The DECCS system is scheduled to become fully operational in February. To register for full access to services, you will need to used the digital toke...

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Export Control Reform: Categories I, II, III


As part of Export Control Reform that began in 2011, the Department of State and the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security have publis...

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DECCS Transition-What You Need to Know

DoD Procedures and Compliance

Defense Export Control and Compliance System (DECCS) On February 3rd, all licensing and registration services will migrate from D-Trade and EFS to DDT...

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Export Compliance for Air Shows


If your company will be participating and exhibiting products at Air Shows or Trade Shows, it is important that any military/defense products, includi...

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Clarification to Definition of Export/Transfer of Certain ITAR Controlled Items


DDTC has recently published a final rule defining what is not considered an export, retransfer, or temporary import of certain ITAR controlled items. ...

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Year End Review of Compliance Requirements


As we usher in 2020, now is a good time to do a yearly check on your compliance programs to identify any areas that may be lacking and regulations tha...

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Canadian Exemption Provision

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Exporters who use the Canadian Exemption provision (22 CFR §126.5) for the export of defense services should remember to have a written agreement with...

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Foreign Nationals and Export Compliance


If you have foreign national employees, it may be necessary to secure BIS or DDTC licensing for those employee to access controlled technical data and...

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Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures


There are many considerations with regards to the sale or acquisition of a company or business unit of a company including a specific product or produ...

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