Export Controls and Economic Sanctions 2013: Recent Developments and Current Issues

Date & Time: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:15 pm

CLE Credit: Yes

Event Description
Credit: 2.0 Credit Hours

Description: This course will focus on current hot topics, such as developments under the Obama administration's Export Control Reform Initiative. Faculty will discuss the following:

* Final rules regarding the “600 Series” that migrates certain items from the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) to the Commerce Control List

*Key definitions including "specially designed"

*New guidelines for the licensing of foreign nationals under the ITAR and EAR, with particular emphasis on the transfers involving technology now covered by the EAR "600 Series"

*Changes to U.S. trade sanctions and embargo programs in light of global political events, particularly in Iran, Syria, Burma/Myanmar, and Libya

*Changes to the ITAR rules pursuant to the implementation of the Defense Trade Cooperation Treaty between the United States and the United Kingdom

*Recent cases that raise due process issues regarding blacklisted or sanctioned entities or individuals, and more.


This course will enhance attendees' understanding of the U.S. dual-use and munitions export control programs and economic sanctions regimes. A basic understanding of the various U.S. export control and economic sanctions programs or attendance at the “Introduction to Export Controls” class on January 28 is recommended.  


D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street NW
(Nearest Metro Stop: Metro Center 12th Street)
Washington DC 20005

Contact Information
CLE Program
Phone: 202-626-3488
Fax: 202-942-9750

  • Carol Kalinoski, Carol A. Kalinoski & Associates Inc.

  • Thomas Scott, Ladner & Associates, P.C.


Administrative Law and Agency Practice Section


Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Section


D.C. Bar Members


Government Attorneys


International Law Section