BIS issues final rule implementing Russia chemical weapons sanctions

The Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security has issued a final rule to implement export controls imposed under the Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act of 1991 (CBW Act) following the Secretary of State’s determination on 2 March 2021 that the Russian government had used chemical or biological weapons in violation of international law or …

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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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