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Commerce Increases Restrictions on U.S. Exports to Russian Industrial and Commercial Sectors


The Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) released a rule (link here) building on its March 3, 2022, Russian Industry Sector San...

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Exporting Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI)


Controlled Unclassified information (CUI) covers any information the Government creates or possesses, or that an entity creates or possesses for or on...

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Amendments to Permanent or Temporary Export and Temporary Import State Department Licenses


The Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) may approve an amendment to a license for permanent export (DSP-5), temporary export (DSP-73), and te...

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Licensing Delays


Over the course of the pandemic, we have experienced delays in licensing review. Most significantly affected have been State Department license applic...

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Updates on Russia/Ukraine Restrictions


A summary/update on the ongoing sanctions resulting from the invasion of Ukraine: • Russian military end users added to BIS Entity List. List of items...

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Agreement Guidelines Revised

Wilmarth and Associates - Taking Notes

DDTC has revised the Guidelines for Preparing Agreements. Go to:

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Information Security Controls: Delay of Effective Date


**As of January 12, 2022, the effective date for the interim final rule published October 21, 2021, at 86 FR 58205, is delayed to March 7, 2022. Tigh...

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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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Voluntary Disclosures to DDTC


At the end of November 2021 DDTC published frequently asked questions (FAQs) related to voluntary disclosures. Of particular note in the FAQs was info...

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Tightened Controls on Cyber Security Items


On October 20th, BIS released an interim rule which enhanced controls on certain Cyber Security items that can be used for malicious cyber activities....

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