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Companies Aren't Commenting on Future of Tech Export Controls: Why Not?

Corporate Counsel
January 2, 2019

London partner Reid Whitten commented on unilateral export controls on tech and why few companies have spoken up, saying, "it’s a big learning curve for them to get up to speed on how export controls work. If a new law suddenly exposes all of them, it would be really hard for them, particularly where technology sharing is involved.” He also notes that companies that aren't speaking up are. "taking a gamble," and, "may not be aware of what an existential threat this may be."