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Russian Energy Sanctions: Here We Go Again…

Posted in Export Controls
This year, the U.S. government has implemented a wave of new sanctions targeting Russia in response to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Among the growing web of restrictions on doing business with Russia, the Commerce Department’s recent Russian oil industry sanctions have particularly far-reaching implications for companies involved with Russia’s energy sector.… Continue Reading

Opportunity for Comment: Effects of BIS’s Foreign Policy-Based Export Controls

Posted in BIS, Export Controls
The Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has published its annual notice soliciting comments on the effects of the foreign policy-based controls contained in the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) (Effects of Foreign Policy-Based Export Controls, 79 Fed. Reg. 52,630 (Dep’t Commerce Sept. 4, 2014)). BIS is collecting these comments as part a… Continue Reading