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United States Imposes Broad New Sanctions against Syria
Posted on 19 Aug 2011 by Keller and Heckman LLP

View Media In response to the escalating violence in Syria, President Obama issued today an Executive Order imposing broad new sanctions that could significantly disrupt business that was permissible under preexisting U.S. sanctions. This action... Read More

RoHS Recast Final and Official; Implementation Dates Abound
Posted on 17 Aug 2011 by Keller and Heckman LLP

View Media The Official Journal of the European Union has published Directive 2011/65/EU on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (recast RoHS), following the European Council's formal... Read More

U.S. Proposes New Authorization for ITAR Exports to Australia, Canada and the UK
Posted on 28 Nov 2011 by Keller and Heckman LLP

View Media The U.S. State Department's Directorate of Defense Trade Controls ("DDTC") has proposed new rules that would authorize exports to Australia, Canada and the UK of items controlled by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations... Read More

Canada Proposes Anti-Spam Regulations
Posted on 16 Aug 2011 by Keller and Heckman LLP

View Media Canada's Department of Industry ("Industry Canada") and the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission ("CRTTC") have proposed draft regulations to implement Canada's Anti-SPAM legislation... Read More