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Mar 11, 2022

U.S. to revoke MFN status for Russia (and other Russian prohibitions)

President Biden will work with Congress to revoke Russia’s Most Favored Nations (MFN) status, making imports subject to higher, Column… Read more 

Mar 11, 2022

Imports of petroleum products from Russia prohibited in U.S.

President Biden has issued an Executive Order prohibiting the import of the following Russian origin products into the United States:… Read more 

Sep 30, 2021

Sufficient production under the TCA: What you need to know

When the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement was signed in late 2020, it was heralded in the UK as a… Read more 

Sep 21, 2021

New food declaration requirements deferred until January 2022

On January 1st, 2022, new import control processes will take effect. These new processes won’t affect the majority… Read more 

Sep 23, 2020

FDA registration renewal – does it apply to you?

The food facility update period starts on October 1st Under the Food and Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the… Read more 

Sep 4, 2020

REACH Compliance: Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals

The registration, evaluation, authorization and restriction of chemicals (REACH) relates to all chemical substances, not just those included… Read more 

Oct 7, 2019

Section 301 Duties to Go into Effect for European Origin Products

[Updated October 09, 2019] October 7, 2019 – The U.S. will impose Section 301 duties on European Union… Read more 

Jul 24, 2019

Government of Canada Consultations on Canadian Regulatory Modernization Initiative

The Government of Canada is looking for feedback and comments on its initiatives to modernize the Canadian Regulatory… Read more 

May 17, 2019

WhatsApp hack may compromise carrier data

A cybersecurity breach in Facebook’s messaging app, WhatsApp, has left users vulnerable to malicious spyware installed on their… Read more 

Mar 27, 2019

CBSA announces extension on SWI implementation date

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has announced that the mandatory April 1st date for the implementation of… Read more