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BIS Sanctions Export to Russia

The New Foreign-Direct Product Rule for Third-Country Exports to Russia

Sanctions imposed on Russia by the BIS The February 24 sanctions imposed on Russia by the BIS have put in place a vastly expanded definition of the foreign-direct product rule, which will pose significant compliance challenges.   In the following transcript George Thompson details which products are affected by the new rule and how itRead More »The New Foreign-Direct Product Rule for Third-Country Exports to Russia
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The Unverified List: What it Means to Exporters, Re Exporters, and In-Country Transferors

The Unverified List The Commerce Department’s listing of foreign companies subject to restrictions on all items included in the Export Administration Regulations, has received increased attention as a result of the recent addition of 33 Chinese industrial and technology companies to the list. The following transcript from George Thompson's video, explains what the Unverified ListRead More »The Unverified List: What it Means to Exporters, Re Exporters, and In-Country Transferors

US/Mexico/Canada Agreement Strengthens American Workers and Competitiveness – Heidi Heitkamp

If you can't move production to avoid tariffs like the companies in the story below, make sure to get the training you need. Make sure you are properly classifying products and applying the correct tariff rates.  Don't take a risk, get training here. At 25 years old, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) isRead More »US/Mexico/Canada Agreement Strengthens American Workers and Competitiveness – Heidi Heitkamp

CBP, BIS, and Other Agencies Launch a New Task Force To Combat Counterfeit Goods

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a press release announcing a new multi-agency task force, The Global Trade Task Force (GTTF), which is designed to protect national security and combat counterfeit goods. The multi-agency task force was launched recently in Detroit. DHS believes the task force could serve as a national model for related investigations. DHS developedRead More »CBP, BIS, and Other Agencies Launch a New Task Force To Combat Counterfeit Goods