Kay Georgi, Arent Fox LLP
Designers of weapons systems, infrared technology, high-end radar, and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) systems all know that they need to ensure they've thoroughly checked every box regarding export compliance. But what about cybertechnology? How does the U.S. government manage and enforce export compliance for this area?
Over the last two years, the Obama administration has implemented reforms to export regulations aimed at improving the competitiveness of U.S. military and satellite companies in the global technology market. In this article, export attorneys from Arent Fox, LLP provide an overview of those changes and discuss which items with electronic content are affected.