The Canada-US-Mexico Agreement ("CUSMA") was signed on November 30, 2018 to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement ("NAFTA").
The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress published the Draft Export Control Law 《中华人民共和国出口管制法(草案)》(Draft ECL) on December 28, 2019, with comments due by January 26, 2020.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On January 10, 2020, President Trump issued a new Executive Order (the New EO) expanding secondary sanctions against the construction, mining, ...
Евразийской экономической комиссией принято решение №109 от 19 декабря 2019 года, согласн
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ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law
The authority to initiate dumping or subsidy examinations, upon complaint or, where necessary, ex officio, has been given from the Ministry of Economy to the Ministry of Trade ("Ministry").
STA Law Firm
The United Kingdom (UK) has long been a key player in the global import and export business, since the era of colonization.
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
On January 6, 2020, the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) published an interim final rule amending the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
With almost three years behind President Donald Trump to launch, negotiate, and complete his most ambitious trade initiatives, 2020 may come to be seen as the first year that the Trump era in trade policy was fully in place.
Masuda, Funai, Eifert & Mitchell, Ltd.
On December 13, 2019, the U.S. Government announced the general terms of a "Phase One" trade agreement with China
Shearman & Sterling LLP
The final quarter of 2019 saw a burst of wide-reaching sanctions developments from China to Latvia, capping off another record year of U.S. sanctions implementation and enforcement. In the wake
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Steptoe partner Matt Bathon authored an article titled "ITC Can Be Your Ally in Fight Against Unfair Competition From Imported Goods" for Bloomberg Law.
On Friday, January 10, 2020, President Trump issued a new Executive Order, "Imposing Sanctions With Respect to Additional Sectors of Iran" ("E.O."), ...
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
In December 2019, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a revised policy regarding voluntary self-disclosure of export control and sanctions violations by business organizations (VSD Policy).
On January 8, 2020, the World Customs Organization ("WCO") Council announced that the seventh edition of the Harmonized System ("HS 2022")
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Reed Smith (Worldwide)
On 14 January 2020, the UK, France and Germany (the "E3") triggered the dispute resolution mechanism under...
Winston & Strawn LLP
On January 10, 2020, the President issued a new Executive Order and identified as Specially Designated Nationals eight senior Iranian officials;
On 10 January 2020, in response to missile attacks by the Iranian military targeting two U.S. bases in Iraq, the United States Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control...
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
On December 31, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas overturned a $2 million fine imposed by the Department of the...