EU-US: Export Controls and Sanctions Update

    View Authors October 2016
    This bi-monthly publication from our International Trade Practice looks at the shifting regulatory framework for international trade and compliance on both sides of the Atlantic.

    In this issue we cover:

    EU 
    • Various States Join EU in Renewing Sanctions in Respect of Actions Undermining or Threatening the Territorial Integrity, Sovereignty and Independence of Ukraine
    • EU Extends List of Prohibited Exports to North Korea
    • EU Renews Sanctions Against Burundi
    • Update of the Dual-Use Export Control List
    UK 
    • Updated SPIRE Website and Email Addresses
    • House of Lords Hearing on the Legality of EU Sanctions-listing Process
    US 
    • US Further Eases Economic Sanctions Against Cuba
    • DDTC and BIS Announce Reforms to Controls on Fire Control, Laser, Imaging and Guidance Equipment
    • DOJ Publishes New Guidance on Voluntary Disclosures
    Worldwide 
    • Ukraine Renews and Expands Russia Sanctions 
    Enforcement Actions
    • US Citizen and Two Russian Naturals Arrested for Export Control Violations
    • BIS Issues Orders Denying Export Privileges to Two Individuals
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