OFAC Update – Feb. 2nd & 3rd

Addition to List of Medical Devices Requiring Specific Authorization OFAC has clarified and added to the list of medical devices requiring specific licenses. These medical devices formerly were authorized under General License 31 C.F.R. 560.530(a)(3) (Authorizing the Exportation of or Reexportation of Medicine and Medical Devices to Iran) and broadly permitted for export/reexport to Iran. […]

The Use of Confidentiality Advisers Under the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s “Optional Rules for Arbitration of Disputes Relating to Outer Space Activities”*

On December 6, 2011, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) issued its “Optional Rules for Arbitration of Disputes Relating to Outer Space Activities” (the Optional Rules).  In large part, the Optional Rules are modeled on the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Arbitration Rules[i] developed in […]