EU-US: Export Controls and Sanctions Update - November 2016

    View Authors December 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 
    • EU Imposes Asset Freeze Measures on Crimean Members of the Russian Parliament
    UK 
    • Export Control Organisation (ECO) Publishes Blog on End-Users of Exported Goods
    • The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Offce (FCO) Publishes Its Annual Report for the 2015/2016 Year
    • ECO Publishes Latest Version of Consolidated List of Military and Dual-Use Items
    • ECO Updates and Amends Five Open General Export Licences (OGELs)
    • ECO Revokes OGEL (International Non-Proliferation Regime Decontrols: Dual-Use Items)
    US 
    • BIS Amends EAR to Update Military Arms Embargo Status of Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sri Lanka and Vietnam
    • DDTC and BIS Harmonised Destination Control Statement Rules Go Into Effect
    • DDTC Publishes Final Rule Revising USML Categories VIII and XIX
    Worldwide 
    • Canadian Parliamentary Committee to Evaluate Canada’s Sanctions Regimes 

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