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DHS Finalizes Public Charge Rule And Limits Its Applicability From Initially Proposed Regulation
DHS has announced that it has finalized the previously proposed rule on what immigrants are considered a "public charge." The final rule was published in the Federal Register yesterday.
United States
19 Aug 2019
Agencies Release Interim Final Rule Implementing First Phase of 2019 NDAA Section 889
On August 7, the DOD, GSA, and NASA released a prepublication version of an Interim Final Rule implementing paragraph (a)(1)(A) of § 889 of the 2019 NDAA.
United States
13 Aug 2019
Commerce Announces Plan to Eliminate License Exception CIV
The Department of Commerce has announced that it plans to eliminate License Exception CIV (civil end-users) from the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).
United States
9 Aug 2019
EU Trade Update: Council Issues Negotiating Mandate For Recast Dual Use Regulation
On June 5, 2019, the EU took a step forward with respect to modernizing its existing dual use legislation under Council Regulation (EC) No 428/2009, with the European Council issuing its mandate for negotiations with...
European Union
21 Jun 2019
Commerce Adds Huawei, Its Non-US Affiliates Worldwide And Others To The Entity List
On May 16, 2019, the U.S. Department of Commerce published a final rule adding Huawei and 68 other companies ...
United States
31 May 2019
President Trump Declares National Emergency To Secure The Information And Communications Technology And Services Supply Chain
On May 15, 2019, the President issued an Executive Order on Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services Supply Chain.
United States
30 May 2019
DHS Finalizes Changes To H-1B Lottery, But Delays New H-1B Prefiling Registration System Till 2020
DHS has announced that it has finalized the previously proposed rule governing the H-1B lottery. The final rule was published in the Federal Register on January 31, 2019.
United States
14 Feb 2019
Second Circuit And New York Appellate Division Decisions Affirm Pro-Arbitration Policies
In Deasang Corp. v. NutraSweet Co., the Appellate Division overturned a ruling by a lower court vacating an arbitral award on the ground that the arbitral panel ...
United States
8 Feb 2019
DOD And Other Agencies Seek To Enhance Contractors' Cyber And Supply Chain Security
The Department of Defense (DOD) and its component services and agencies are taking several independent steps to assess and enhance
United States
28 Dec 2018
Evidence Of Failed IPR Precluded When Validity No Longer At Issue
The parties to the lawsuit are in the business of manufacturing and selling theater rigging equipment and winch systems.
United States
20 Dec 2018
Commerce Gives Industry 30 Days To Provide Comments Regarding Possible Export Controls Over Emerging Technologies
The Bureau of Industry and Security published a notice today seeking public comments on how it should define and identify a wide variety of emerging technologies ...
United States
23 Nov 2018
New CFIUS Law: Key Issues Affecting The Energy Sector
FIRRMA broadens the scope of a CFIUS review beyond transactions that could result in a foreign person gaining the ability to control a U.S. business.
United States
2 Oct 2018
The CFIUS Reform Legislation—FIRRMA—Will Become Law On August 13, 2018
CFIUS will continue to have broad jurisdiction to conduct national security reviews of foreign investments that could result in foreign control of a U.S. business.
United States
17 Aug 2018
New U.K. National Security Powers To Call In Investments And Other Transactions
Sanctions for breach include fines for businesses of up to 10 percent of worldwide turnover, and imprisonment of up to five years for individuals.
2 Aug 2018
DDTC And BIS Solicit Comments Regarding Controls Over Explosives, Personal Protective Equipment, And Military And Intelligence Electronics
DDTC and BIS have published concurrent NOIs (available here and here, respectively) requesting public comments on the controls over the export and reexport of explosives, personal protective equipment ...
United States
16 Feb 2018
New UK Regime For National Security And Infrastructure Investments
The government also proposes to offer guidance and engagement for businesses considering whether their merger might raise national security issues.
20 Oct 2017
What's New In Washington - October 2017
Republicans took another shot at health care reform, but failed in an attempt to pass the GrahamCassidy bill.
United States
11 Oct 2017
President Trump Blocks Chinese-Funded Acquisition Of U.S. Semiconductor Company
This is the first time that President Trump has formally blocked a transaction under the CFIUS statute and only the fourth time that any president has done so.
United States
20 Sep 2017
What's New In Washington: 10 Things You Need To Know
The Trump administration and Congress continue to take on a new shape. The Presidential Transition Team officially shut its U.S. General Services Administration office on February 28, 2017...
United States
6 Mar 2017
DDTC And BIS Request Comments On Additional Proposals For Category XII And Infrared Detection Items
DDTC and BIS are requesting additional comments from companies affected by the recent Category XII ECR changes that went into effect on December 31, 2016.
United States
1 Feb 2017
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