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Biden Issues Second Suspension of Section 232 Duties on Ukrainian Steel

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On May 31, 2023, the President of the United States issued Proclamation 10588, announcing a one-year suspension of duties on Ukrainian steel and its derivatives under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

District Court preliminarily approves $2.7 million FCRA settlement

On June 1, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California preliminarily approved a class action settlement, which would require a corporate defendant to pay $2.7 million to resolve allegations that it provided...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

OFAC sanctions China and Mexico based enablers tied to illicit drugs

On May 30, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced sanctions, pursuant to Executive Order 14059, against 17 individuals and entities for their involvement in the rapid increase of...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

U.S. and EU Conduct Fourth Meeting of the Trade and Technology Council

On May 31, 2023, the United States and European Union held the fourth ministerial meeting of the U.S.-EU Trade and Technology Council (“TTC”). The TTC is a consultative forum created to coordinate approaches to key global...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

From Last to First: The John Aceti Story - Episode 6: A School - Business Partnership

Do you want to learn about the power of public-private partnerships in education? Tune in to the podcast From Last to First-The John Aceti Story! In today's episode, I sit with John Aceti to discuss his experience initiating...more

Braumiller Law Group, PLLC

Braumiller Law Group - June 2023 Newsletter

The Trade Act of 1974 grants the President broad powers to manage trade relationships with foreign countries. Section 301 of the act allows the President, acting through the United States Trade Representative (“USTR”), to...more

Wiley Rein LLP

Leveling the Playing Field 2.0 Act Introduced to Update and Strengthen U.S. Trade Remedy Laws

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On June 7, 2023, the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate introduced bipartisan legislation that would give the U.S. government 21st Century tools to combat unfair trade practices. The Leveling the Playing Field 2.0...more

Braumiller Law Group, PLLC

Hot Topics in International Trade - June 2023 - Key Legal Developments in 2023 Concerning United States Customs and International...

Section 301 Tariffs on Chinese goods continues to be at the forefront of international trade relations with China and the United States. As part of the four-year review required under the relevant statute (19 USC § 2417), the...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Pawtastic Friends - The Paw Talk - Mia, Gotti & Buddy

Welcome to the newest addition to the network, Pawtastic Friends-The Paw Talk. In this podcast, host Tom Fox will visit with Michael and Melissa Novelli, co-founders of Pawtastic Friends as well as those who work with them at...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Life with GDPR - $1 Billion Fine: Meta’s GDPR Violation

In this episode, Jonathan Armstrong and I talk about the $1 billion fine that was handed down to Meta (previously Facebook) for breaking data protection standards and provide an in-depth analysis of the ruling, which...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Daily Compliance News: June 8, 2023 - The End of Rock and Roll? Edition

Welcome to the Daily Compliance News. Each day, Tom Fox, the Voice of Compliance, brings you compliance-related stories to start your day. Sit back, enjoy a cup of morning coffee, and listen to the Daily Compliance News. All...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

One Month to a More Effective Compliance Program with Boards - Day 4 - Compliance Expertise on the Board

Every Board of Directors needs a true compliance expert sitting at the table. Almost every Board has a former CFO, former head of Internal Audit, or persons with a similar background, and often these are also the Audit...more

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Stopping Just Short of the Kitchen Sink, USG Requires Licenses for Exports of Entire HTS Chapters to Russia

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During the G7 meeting in Japan on May 19, 2023, the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) published two new rules aimed at further restricting Russia’s ability to obtain items needed to support its...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Trekking Through Compliance - Episode 6 - Mudd’s Women

In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode Mudd’s Women, which aired on October 13, 1966, Star Date 1329.1. Harry Mudd attempts to evade the Enterprise with his small class J cargo ship and...more

Venable LLP

FCC Proposes Rules for Ongoing Review of International Section 214 Authorizations

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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to exercise more regulatory oversight over entities that have the authority to provide communications between the United States and foreign countries....more

Blank Rome LLP

DDTC Extends Open General Licenses for the UK, Canada, and Australia: 3 Takeaways

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On June 1, 2023, the U.S. Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (“DDTC”) published under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) updated Open General License (“OGL”) Nos. 1 & 2, extending a...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

European Parliament Adopts Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive Amendments

On June 1, 2023, the European Parliament adopted amendments to the corporate sustainability due diligence regulation and amending directive. Under the amendments, large companies operating in the EU would be required to...more

Paul Hastings LLP

Daily Financial Regulation Update -- Wednesday, June 7, 2023

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June 6, 2023- Federal bank regulatory agencies issued final joint guidance designed to help banking organizations manage risks associated with third-party relationships, including relationships with financial technology...more

Cozen O'Connor

Cozen Currents: What Does Congress Do Now?

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The Fiscal Responsibility Act is passed, the debt ceiling is raised, and a DC-manufactured crisis is averted. While there are lessons to be gleaned from the theatrics, there's consequential legislation to come later this...more

Braumiller Law Group, PLLC

Hot Topics in International Trade - June 2023 - Using CBP’s Enforcement Statistics to Assess Forced Labor Risk in the Supply Chain

The U.S. continues to spearhead enforcement against imported goods that were made using forced labor, and public enforcement statistics can help your company assess risks of forced labor. Under the Uyghur Forced Labor...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

OFAC sanctions target IRGC members and affiliates

On June 1, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated members and affiliates of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and its external operations arm, the IRGC-Qods Force (IRGC-QF),...more

Braumiller Law Group, PLLC

Hot Topics in International Trade - June 2023 - Despite Geopolitical Tension…Can Robust Bilateral Trade Exist? Australia and...

It’s a little awkward, but in fact, a reality in this day and age that bilateral trade between two countries who view each other as somewhat adversarial, can co-exist economically. As the world turns, so does global trade,...more

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

Ontario Court of Appeal Issues Decision in The Catalyst Capital Group Inc. v West Face Capital Inc.

The Ontario Court of Appeal, following the guidance issued by the Supreme Court of Canada in 1704604 Ontario Ltd. v Pointes Protection Association1 (Pointes Protection) and Hansman v Neufeld2 (Neufeld), has issued its...more

Braumiller Law Group, PLLC

Hot Topics in International Trade - June 2023 - Driving You MAD - Customs Issues in Mergers Acquisitions & Divestitures

Let’s say you work in Customs Compliance at Shark Company. You learn that your company is purchasing Shrimp Company. Do you have any concerns? Will there be work to do? Yes, and yes! Buying Another Company- When one...more

The Volkov Law Group

The Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to False Claims Act Intent Standard

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The Supreme Court , in a unanimous decision, rejected a challenge by corporate pharmacy defendants, to the intent requirement in a Medicaid and Medicare over-billing False Claims Act case.  Justice Clarence Thomas, who has...more

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