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News + Events

May 26, 2021 | Webinars

Managing Foreign Collaborations in University Research During Uncertain Times

A recording of the presentation is available. Please feel free to contact one of the panelists to obtain a copy or if you need additional information.

The federal government continues to focus intensely on national security issues involving foreign funding of research in the US higher education sector. This panel will bring together experts in national security, export controls and trade sanctions, and responding to government inquiries, who will discuss effective strategies for managing risks associated with international research collaborations … Read More

May 14, 2021 | Whitepapers

University Research, Start-ups and International Funding Whitepaper

We understand how hard it is to navigate the complex cross-section of international funding of higher education research, start-ups, and U.S. national security interests.

Robert Roach, who most recently served as the Vice President, Chief Global Compliance Officer at New York University, the largest private university in the United States, has outlined a path to success in this whitepaper: University Research, Start-ups and International Funding: Reasons for Optimism and Continued Due Diligence in 2021.

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April 6, 2021 | Articles

Ways Universities Can Improve Foreign Influence Compliance

Law360 - Robert F. Roach offers practical steps universities can take to monitor and effectively manage the ongoing compliance risks associated with international research collaborations. The full article is available to Law360 subscribers. Read More

April 29, 2021 | Webinars

Managing National Security Risks for University Researchers + Their Start-ups

A recording of the presentation is available. Please feel free to contact one of the panelists to obtain a copy or if you need additional information.

This panel brings together experts on trade compliance, export controls, national security, and sanctions. Together they will explore the strategies to navigate the complex cross-section of international funding of higher education research, start-ups, and US national security interests.

Topics include:

  • Understanding export controls in a start-up or research environment, including limitations and restrictions
  • Leveraging
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