The Export Control and Embargo Handbook by Eric L. HirschhornThe Export Control and Embargo Handbook by Eric L. Hirschhorn

The Export Control and Embargo Handbook

byEric L. Hirschhorn

Hardcover | March 18, 2010

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The Export Control and Embargo Handbook, Third Edition is a comprehensive examination of export administration regulations. While most currently available titles covering export control and embargo law carry a broader international focus, U.S. regulations are the central topic of this book.The Export Control and Embargo Handbook provides the very latest information on the embargo, transaction, and currency controls administered by the Commerce, State, Energy, and Treasury Departments, as well as the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. This fully updated third edition is useful forindividuals involved in issues surrounding both the exporting from the U.S. and re-exporting U.S.-origin goods and technology, as well as for transactions involving embargoed countries and their products. Offering a detailed analysis of licensing requirements and exceptions from a well-known expertin the field, the book also provides convenient access to the relevant excerpts from the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Blending information with practical application, Eric L. Hirschorn's in-depth analysis of the key U.S. export restrictions on 'dual use' goods, software and technology, defense articles, technology and services, and nuclear equipment and technology, along with the rules governing dealings withembargoed countries, make this an invaluable asset for legal practitioners in the export industry. Any lawyer or government official involved in embargo issues can easily access necessary information using the detailed Table of Contents and thorough index. Law students preparing for a career intrade law will also benefit from the book's accessible style.

About The Author

Eric L. Hirschhorn is the recently-appointed Under Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration and head of the Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce. Hirschhorn, until recently a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Winston and Strawn LLP, has been active in the areas of international law, litigation, a...

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Title:The Export Control and Embargo HandbookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:492 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:March 18, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195391519

ISBN - 13:9780195391510

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Table of Contents

PrefaceIntroduction1. "Dual Use" Goods, Software and TechnologyA. IntroductionB. Overview of the Export Administration RegulationsC. Scope of the Export Administration RegulationsD. The Ten General Prohibitions of the Export Administration RegulationsE. The Twenty-Nine Step Program: Determining the Regulatory Requirements for an Export or ReexportF. Types of Controls-Licensing PoliciesG. Export Licenses, Classifications, and Advisory Opinions- Preparation, Filing, and ProcessingH. Violations and PenaltiesI. Investigations and Enforcement ProceedingsJ. Foreign Availability Determinations2. Defense Articles and Defense ServicesA. General Policies and ConsiderationsB. The U.S. Munitions ListC. RegistrationD. Export and Temporary Import Licenses and AuthorizationsE. Export Clearance ProceduresF. Approval of Brokering ActivitiesG. Violations, Penalties, and EnforcementH. Reporting of Political Contributions, Fees, and Commissions3. Embargo, Transaction, and Currency ControlsA. General Policies and ConsiderationsB. Specific Control RegimesC. Violations, Penalties, and Enforcement Procedures4. Nuclear Commodities and TechnologyA. Commodity ControlsB. Technology ControlsAppendicesGlossaryIndex