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How to Become ITAR Compliant

If you’re a research laboratory, university, corporation, or any other organization in the U.S. involved in manufacturing, exporting, or providing defense services, it’s crucial to register with the DDTC and comply with ITAR. Failure to do so could lead to severe penalties for unauthorized export of USML-listed items. With over 13,000 organizations dealing with defense technologies, compliance with ITAR is essential to safeguard sensitive data. To achieve ITAR compliance, learn about ITAR registration, secure storage and transmission of data are paramount and can be a key player in this process. To learn more about the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and how to become ITAR compliant, keep reading.

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What You Should Know About ITAR Compliance

In 2007, ITT was fined $100 million for illegally exporting night vision technology. ITT thought that they could work around the imposed restrictions. However, the government didn’t agree with how they interpreted the rules. In April 2018, FLIR Systems was fined $30 million by the State Department for transferring USML data to employees holding dual nationalities. FLIR was also instructed to implement a better compliance strategy and hire a third party to oversee the agreement with Department as part of the penalty. Because of illegally exporting technical drawings of the missile, tanks, and aircraft components to countries like China, the State Department fined Honeywell International $13 million.

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How to Prepare for CMMC 2.0 Assessments

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a framework that provides a comprehensive set of guidelines and processes to ensure the protection of sensitive information and data within the defense industrial base (DIB). If your company is seeking to obtain a DoD contract, it is essential to be CMMC compliant. One of the steps in this process is preparing for a CMMC assessment. Here are some key steps to prepare for a CMMC assessment:

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ITAR for Distribution Companies Exporting

ITAR, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, is a set of US government regulations that control the export of defense-related articles and services. For distribution companies that export, ITAR compliance is an essential aspect of their operations. In this article, we will explore the implications of ITAR for distribution companies and the steps they must take to ensure compliance.

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Understanding Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN)

Export control regulations are a crucial aspect of international trade, especially for companies dealing with goods and technologies that have strategic importance. The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) is responsible for administering export controls, which include the use of Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCNs).

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How Does Your ITAR Compliance Program Measure Up?

The International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are a set of regulations that govern the export and import of defense-related articles and services on the U.S. Munitions List (USML). ITAR compliance is essential for companies that deal with defense articles, technical data, and defense services, as non-compliance can result in severe consequences, including civil fines and criminal penalties.

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ITAR Compliance: A Comprehensive Guide

At Cleared Systems we understand the importance of ITAR compliance for businesses working in the defense industry. The International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are a set of United States government regulations that control the export and import of defense-related articles, services, and technical data.

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ITAR Compliance for the Aerospace Industry

The International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) is a set of regulations established by the US Department of State to control the export and import of defense-related articles and services. The aerospace industry is a significant contributor to the US economy and is subject to the ITAR regulations due to its involvement in the production of defense-related equipment. In this article, we will discuss ITAR compliance in the aerospace industry, including the types of equipment subject to ITAR regulations and the export classification system.

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ITAR Compliance: Ensuring National Security and Export Control

ITAR regulates the export and import of defense-related items, services, and data to prevent unauthorized foreign parties from accessing sensitive technology. Compliance is essential for defense industry businesses and those dealing with defense data. It involves protecting technical data, including data security, cloud compliance, document control, and data management.

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