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Mon, Apr 19, 2021

An EAR-evolution? What Commerce’s military intelligence end-user rule may foretell

Export controls have become an increasingly prominent tool in the US' foreign policy. However, a new rule that restricts the activities of US persons may foretell a shift in tactics.

Blog Post by Annie Froehlich

Arms Control China

Mon, Sep 14, 2020

Regulatory combat: Export controls as ammunition against national security threats

The Department of Commerce's actions could deliver a significant blow to Huawei, but they also merit attention for the resulting compliance challenges and burdens facing industry.

New Atlanticist by Annie Froehlich

China Economic Sanctions

Annie Froehlich is a nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s GeoEconomics Center. Ms. Froehlich is the Director and Senior Counsel, Sanctions and Export, for Carrier Corporation. In that role, she leads Carrier’s Center of Excellence for International Trade Compliance (ITC), supporting Carrier’s businesses worldwide in connection with legal and policy ITC requirements. Prior to joining Carrier, Ms. Froehlich was a counsel at Latham & Watkins LLP, where she practiced in the firm’s Export Controls, Economic Sanctions, & Customs Practice. In that capacity, Ms. Froehlich advised clients in a variety of industry sectors on compliance with various regulatory regimes, including the Export Administration Regulations, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, and the sanctions programs administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control. Ms. Froehlich resides in Washington, DC with her husband and three energetic children.