Export Trade Compliance Blog

Food for Thought on the Latest University Enforcement Case

Food for Thought on the Latest University Enforcement Case

05/27/2015

5 Important Trade Compliance Concepts The latest university export enforcement case involves Temple University’s Physics Department Chair, Xiaoxing Xi, who is a naturalized U.S. citizen. On May 14, 2015 Xi was indicted by the U.S. District Court on four charges...


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Amazing Amazing Advances In Technology And What It Means for Export Controls Requirements

Amazing Amazing Advances In Technology And What It Means for Export Controls Requirements

03/09/2015

We're taking a pause from export controlled technology to simply highlight cool technology. (Warning: export controls requirements comes into play with at least some of these!) From jet engines to hotel service, the world witnesses amazing advances across multiple sectors...


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Deemed Export Compliance And What You Need To Know

Deemed Export Compliance And What You Need To Know

02/06/2015

Hiring Foreign Nationals And Abiding By Deemed Export Rule So much as changed and continues to evolve with the U.S. government’s Export Control Reform initiative. However, I was recently reminded that many core concepts remain the same. I was reviewing...


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Catch The SRA International Conference

Catch The SRA International Conference

06/25/2014

SRA International Conference Last week I attended the SRA International Conference, Managing the Legal and Regulatory Landscape, in Washington D.C.. If you are looking for education and networking opportunities, I highly recommend this one. The relatively small forum in the...


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Export Controls in University Research

Export Controls in University Research

05/06/2014

Export Controls at Universities I am currently attending an academic export controls conference, Impact of Export Controls on Higher Education and Scientific Institutions, held at the Georgia Institute of Technology. If you are at all responsible for export controls compliance...


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Violating Export Controls ACE Act

Violating Export Controls ACE Act

02/18/2014

The niche topic of export controls was brought to the public yesterday via a National Public Radio (NPR) segment during their All Things Considered program. A Chinese citizen was arrested on February 10, 2014 and charged with violating the Arms...


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