In a product's life cycle, each stage may attract specific export controls and sanctions issues - from product development and the sharing of technology, to multinational manufacturing, processing and assembly operations, technology licensing and the final sale to the end-user. Our recognition of the different customs and practices in various industry sectors enables us to identify these issues and provide clear and to-the-point advice.
Our team comprises some of Europe's leading export control experts who have a deep understanding of the relevant European and international regimes. The team also maintains close contacts with the competent authorities in different jurisdictions in Europe regarding the implementation and enforcement of their laws and practical implications.
In addition to EU export controls legislation, the team has experience dealing with the US rules on dual-use items as well as the Export Administration Regulations and International Traffic in Arms Regulations, including their extraterritorial application, enforcement and interaction with EU and EU Member States' laws. Our expertise also includes in-depth coverage of economic and financial sanction regimes imposed by the United Nations and the EU.
Our recent experience includes: