Skadden held a webinar on October 22 titled "The Latest Developments in U.S. Export Controls: Export Control Reform and Compliance Strategies." Topics included principles for navigating the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR); developments in export control reform; U.S. export controls on Cuba, Iran and Russia; recent EAR and ITAR enforcement cases; best practices for compliance programs; and responding to potential violations and handling internal investigations. Guest speakers included Sarah Heidema of the U.S. Department of State, John McKenna of the U.S. Department of Commerce and Benjamin Turkel of Raytheon. Skadden speakers included partners Jeffrey Gerrish and Michael Loucks and counsel Nathaniel Bolin.