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On April 14, 2022, the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (“BIS”) announced that it had added an additional ten aircraft to its list of aircraft that have recently flown into Belarus or Russia in apparent violation of the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”) (the “List”). Among these 10 aircraft are seven Belarusian owned/operated commercial aircraft. BIS also revised the tail numbers of 32 aircraft already on the List to account for the…

On April 8, 2022, in response to Russia’s ongoing aggression in Ukraine, which has been substantially enabled by Belarus, the US Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (“BIS”) issued a final rule (“Final Rule”) expanding license requirements for Russia and Belarus under the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”) to all items on the Commerce Control List (“CCL”). The Final Rule also removes license exception eligibility for aircraft registered in, owned or controlled by, or under charter or…

On March 18, 2022 and in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (“BIS”) publicly identified 100 commercial and private aircraft that have recently flown into Russia in apparent violation of the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”). As summarized in our prior blog posts (see here and here), the US has also issued restrictions that effectively ban any aircraft with a nexus to Russia from using US…

On March 11, 2022, the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (“BIS”) imposed restrictions on the exports, reexports, and transfer of luxury goods to all end users in Russia and Belarus and to certain Russian and Belarusian oligarchs and malign actors located worldwide. This action is part of a new round of measures targeting Russia and Belarus announced by the White House today (see here and here) that are being implemented in…