Author: Jonathan Fink


Are you using license exception Strategic Trade Authorization (STA) [EAR § 740.20]?

Note to our clients and U.S. exporters. Are you are taking advantage of license exception STA…


DDTC Publishes New ITAR Risk Matrix

The Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) recently published an ITAR Compliance Assessment Risk Matrix. TSI…


Lurking in the Background of the EAR–Beware of the Part 760 Anti-Boycott Regulations

Deep within the bowels of the Bureau of Industry and Security there is a rather obscure…


Did you Know? The U.S. Department of Commerce Organizes Trade Missions for U.S. Exporters

Did you know the U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA) is seeking applicants for…


Reminder: Do your Consolidated List Screens! BIS adds 32 entities to the Unverified List.

On March 24, 2023, the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security published a list…


DDTC Updates Guidance for U.S. Persons Abroad (USPAB) Applications

The Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) recently updated and posted new guidance for U.S. persons…


DDTC to Remove Cyprus from Arms Embargoed Status

Department of State to Suspend Cyprus from ITAR 126.1 and Will License Exports, Re-Exports and…


BIS Issues Final Rule Updates Anti-Boycott Regulations with Enhanced Enforcement

On October 7th, 2022 BIS issued and published in the Federal Register a Final Rule, effective…


BIS Issues Newly Updated “Don’t Let this Happen to You”

Clients and friends, you might want to take a few minutes out of your day to…


BIS Ratchets up Export Controls on Russian Oil and Gas Industry

With the issuance of a new Final Rule Effective and under US Regulatory implementation as of …

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