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Archive for October 2014

Reminder-PW Canada statutory debarment

  Recently we have gotten a lot of questions about the Pratt Whitney Canada 2012 statutory debarment. Following a June 28, 2012 guilty plea for violations of ITAR and Arms Export Control Act (AECA), the State Department issued a statutory debarment against Pratt Whitney Canada. This debarment would only affect PW Canada, not any other […]

Export Control Reform

Yesterday marked the one year anniversary of the beginning of Export Control Reform . On October 15, 2013, Export Control went into effect with the transitioning of Category VIII (Aircraft and Related Articles). Thirteen categories have transitioned as of today, with two more, Category XV Spacecraft on November 10th and Category XI Military Electronics on […]

New Russia License Requirements

  License requirements for certain ECCNs for “military end use” were extended to include both the PRC and Russia.  Supplement No. 2 to Part 744 of the EAR provides a list of the specific ECCNs requiring approved licenses for export to the PRC and Russia for military end use (as that term is defined in […]

BIS License Exceptions

There are several general BIS license exceptions that may be used in lieu of obtaining a license. To use an exception, none of the 10 restrictions that are applicable to all BIS license exceptions must be present (EAR §740.2). These include many items controlled because they are missile technology controlled items and goods being exported […]