Welcome to the Trade Practitioner a resource for current events in international trade and a resource to help you strengthen compliance at your organization. Please feel free to review our subject matter updates by clicking on a topic below or visit our CFIUS Resources and Learning Center to view useful materials and presentations. Scroll down further to see upcoming events.
We update our CFIUS Resources page continuously to provide you with reliable, timely information on CFIUS filings and statuses, and related regulatory developments.
In our Learning Center you will find PowerPoint presentations and webinars on export controls, sanctions and other trade compliance and policy topics. You will also find our ITAR Practitioner’s Handbook (2018) and other materials.
About the Trade Practitioner
The Trade Practitioner is a product of the Squire Patton Boggs International Trade Practice. You will find brief analysis of import and export developments in international trade regulation and policy in the United States and Europe as well as other countries from time to time. In addition, we hope you will the Trade Practitioner to be a useful learning center as we present our view through public speeches that we reproduce on this site.
Reception During the BIS Update Conference – Washington DC, 14 May 2018
The US Department of Commerce will host its 31st Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) Annual Conference on Export Controls and Policy 14-15 May in Washington DC at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. We will host a small gathering following the BIS reception on the 14th. Please contact us if you are interested in attending.
US Export Controls Workshop – “The ITAR ‘Virus’ Continues to EARvolve!” – Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK, 23-25 July 2018
Squire Patton Boggs’s Aerospace & Defense Group is pleased to partner once again with EGADD and Strategic Shipping Company Ltd to host the upcoming workshops in the UK. Continue reading here for additional details on topics to be discussed, format and benefits.