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Commerce Imposes Additional Export Restrictions in Response to Russia’s Brutal War on Ukraine


Restrictions Announced Today Coordinated Closely with International Partners and Demonstrate Steadfast Commitment to Ukraine WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today,...

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New Export Controls on Advanced Computing and Semiconductor Manufacturing Items to the People’s Republic of China


The Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) is implementing a series of targeted updates to its export controls as part of BIS’...

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Along with Congressional Notification, there are reporting requirements for Wassenaar Convention and the U.N. for the export of 0A501.a and .b.  In or...

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New sanctions will be imposed on Belarus. These sanctions will impose new Commerce Control List (CCL)-based license requirements for Belarus. These ne...

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Russia Related Sanctions; Now D:5 U.S. Arms Embargoed Country


Russia and Ukrainian sanctions are being added daily. Extreme caution should be used prior to any involvement with Russian or Ukrainian parties. Among...

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Foreign Direct Product Rules: Clarifications and Corrections


BIS has issued a final rule which re-organizes, makes minor corrections, and clarifies parts of the Foreign-Direct Product Rules (FDP). The FDP, inclu...

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Cambodia Added to BIS List of Military/Military End User Controls and Department of State List of Proscribed Countries


The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has  added Cambodia to: (1) The list of countries subject to the licensing policy in § 742.4(b)(7), (2) the ...

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Foreign National Employees and Green Card Status (Permanent Resident Card)


If you have a foreign national employee who has licensing with DDTC or BIS permitting access to controlled technical data, who has acquired U.S. perma...

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Year End Review of Compliance Requirements

EAR Compliance Programs

In this time of ever changing regulations, it is more important than ever to perform a yearly review your export compliance program and address any de...

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Corrections and Clarifications to the EAR/Commerce Control List for the Control of Firearms


On August 19th, BIS published a final rule with corrections and clarifications regarding the control of firearms subject to the EAR. https://www.govin...

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