US FEMA issues updated exemptions to PPE export restrictions

The US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has filed in the Federal Register a notice of exemptions, effective 17 April 2020, from the temporary final rule which imposed export controls on personal protective equipment (certain respirators and gloves) required for the Covid-19 response from 7 April 2020 for 120 days (see post). New exemptions are: Shipments to US commonwealths and …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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