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UK adopts the revised EU Dual Use List

European Union, United Kingdom - January 8 2020 On 31 December 2019, the updated Annex I (the “Dual-Use List”) to Regulation 428/2009 (the “Dual-Use Regulation”) came into effect. The changes to…

Top 10 Canadian Labour & Employment Law Developments of 2019

Canada - December 31 2019 To Ring in the New Year, we highlight the ten most significant developments in Canadian labour and employment law in 2019…

US - President Trump signs Hong Kong Sanctions legislation into law

Hong Kong, USA - December 2 2019 On November 27, 2019, President Trump signed two bills into law that increase US sanctions and export control restrictions as they relate to China…

Third Annual Privacy Shield Review Confirms EU Commission's Adequacy Decision

European Union, USA - October 29 2019 The European Union Commission (Commission) has issued a report on its findings from the third annual Privacy Shield review, which took place in…

Australia: Victoria’s Proposed Environment Protection Regulations Released

Australia - September 18 2019 The Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) have released Proposed…

US - CBP publishes import restrictions on archaeological material from Algeria

Algeria, USA - August 16 2019 On August 16, 2019, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) published in the Federal Register a final rule [CBP Dec. 19-09] that amends the CBP…

US Government issues 90-Day Temporary General License authorizing certain transactions with Huawei and its affiliates

USA - May 23 2019 Effective May 20, 2019, the US Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) issued a final rule creating a 90-day Temporary General…

US - GSA to prepare EIS for land ports of entry

USA - May 23 2019 On May 23, 2019, the General Services Administration (GSA), Public Building Service (PBS) published in the Federal Register a Notice of Intent To…

US - President issues proclamations removing Sec. 232 steel and aluminum duties on goods originating in Canada and Mexico

USA - May 21 2019 On May 19, 2019, President Trump signed the Proclamation of May 19, 2019 on Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States and the Proclamation…

US and Mexico reach agreement on steel and aluminum tariffs

Mexico, USA - May 17 2019 On May 17, 2019, the President of Mexico issued a statement indicating that the US and Mexico had reach an agreement on the aluminum and steel tariffs…