BIS amends licence review policy for controlled items to China, Venezuela and Russia

The US Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security has amended the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to revise the licence review policy for items controlled for national security reasons destined for China, Venezuela or Russia. BIS and other reviewing agencies will now consider whether the proposed export/re-export/transfer of the controlled items will make a “material contribution to the development, production, …

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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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