On September 19, 2016, Matthew Goldstein of GOLDSTEIN PLLC spoke on the topic of fundamental research at the University Export Controls Seminar Program hosted by the Export Compliance Institute at Ohio State University. The discussion focused on the three primary research phases with export control implications, lack of clarity resulting from changes made as part of the President’s Export Control Reform Initiative, and steps that universities and private industry can take to comply with export control regulations impacting fundamental research.
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A recent New York Times article reported that William Powell, the author of The Anarchist Cookbook, died last year at the age of 66. [FN 1] The article noted: “William Powell was a teenager, angry at the government and the Vietnam War, when he walked into the main branch of the New York Public Library in […]
The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit recently dismissed a case filed against the State Department Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (“DDTC”) by the author’s law firm, finding that DDTC only intends to apply Arms Broker regulations, codified at Part 129 of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) [FN […]
The complexity of U.S. export control regulations is at an all-time high. If you had the ability to decide the next administration’s export control reform agenda, what would it be? PAST REFORMS U.S. export controls are principally administered by the State Department under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Commerce Department under the […]