EUROPEAN UNION BRIEF

Part II: The Modernization of EU Dual-Use Export Controls: What Simplification Mechanisms and New Human Rights Considerations Mean for Exporters

March 17, 2021 2:30pm

Mathilde Latour
Legal, Global Export Trade Manager
Cisco (France)
(Former Desk Officer, Domestic and Export Control Unit at French Cybersecurity Agency, ANSSI, 2015-2020)

Magnus Nordéus
Group Head of Trade Compliance
Ericsson (Sweden)

  • How proposed regulations have evolved over the years-and perspectives on what is coming down the pipeline
  • Impact of the new EU-level coordination mechanism to address concerns of human rights
  • Enhanced coordination and transparency between EU authorities: Commission, member states’ licensing bodies and customs, and EU Parliament
  • New EU license exceptions and what they mean for companies, and additional simplification that might be welcomed (e.g., digital exports, SaaS, cloud storage)