Tensions Rise As Commerce Blacklists Chinese Entities

Law360 (May 22, 2020, 7:54 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Commerce on Friday placed dozens of Chinese entities on a government blacklist, effectively barring them from U.S. exporters, with one group blacklisted for allegedly supporting human rights violations against Muslim minority groups and another batch singled out for shipping military components to the Chinese government.

The blacklisted entities includes the People's Republic of China's Ministry of Public Security's Institute of Forensic Science, and the entities are located in China, Hong Kong and the Cayman Islands.

"The new additions to the Entity List demonstrate our commitment to preventing the use of U.S. commodities and technologies in activities that...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!