We help clients prepare applications, classification requests and reports, and assist them in devising and implementing compliance programs.
We help clients understand, shape and implement key export control regimes in the EU’s Member States. We advise them on compliance with EU restrictions on exports and re-exports of goods, software and technology (dual-use and military controls).
We advise clients on compliance with EU legislation relating to countries subject to economic sanctions. We also interface with relevant agencies for authorizations and exceptions to manage both regulatory and commercial risks arising from the imposition, or lifting of sanctions.
United States export controls and sanctions
Steptoe lawyers in Washington, DC advise U.S.-owned corporations present or trading in the EU, and European businesses active in the U.S., about the extra-territorial effects of U.S. export controls and sanctions.