The spelling of the last name of Lance LeGault's character in the onscreen credits ("Green") differs from the spelling on his name badge ("Greene").
The German episode titles are "Der Rächer" ("The Avenger") and "Ein Mann hält sein Wort" ("A Man Keeps His Word"). The French title is "Raison d'Etat", meaning "Reason of the State". The Italian title is "La vendetta".
John C. Flynn III received an Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Cinematography for a Series category for his work on this episode.
This episode concludes events seen in the seventh season closer "Limbo" and this season's opening "Infinity And Jelly Doughnuts".