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EU to Impose Stricter Export Controls on Cyber-Surveillance Items

In this article for Reuters Legal, Kirkland attorneys Mario Mancuso, Anthony Rapa and Anais Bourbon discuss European Union regulation related to cyber-surveillance.

"Following the Council of the European Union’s (Council) adoption of an updated regulation on May 10, 2021 (Updated Regulation), the European Union (EU) is set to expand its Dual-Use Regulation (Council Regulation (EC) No 428/2009, as amended) to authorize restrictions on exports of items that could be used to support human rights abuses, with a focus on “cyber-surveillance items,” among other changes."

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