GOLDSTEIN PLLC is a Washington DC law firm providing legal assistance in international sales agreements, international distribution agreements, broker agreements, and technology transfer agreements, export authorizations under the Foreign Assets Control Regulations and the Trade Sanctions Reform Act, and export controls and economic sanctions regulations compliance under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), to include representation of companies in due diligence for mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. The firm regularly performs internal audits and investigations for assessment of voluntary disclosures, commodity jurisdiction requests, and provides internal company training. It is also experienced in Export Compliance Data Analytics, Compliance Program development, Consent Agreement Management, and it regularly assists United States and foreign companies with all aspects of post-consent decree and deferred prosecution agreement compliance.
DEFENSE TRADE LAW BLOG
Is there such a thing as “attempted” arms brokering under the Arms Export Control Act or do the mere acts of soliciting, negotiating, and other discussions regarding the export of defense articles on behalf of a third party constitute a completed offense of arms brokering? Does the Arms Export Control Act provide the State Department […]
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 […]