• President Establishes Export Enforcement Coordination Center
  • December 3, 2010 | Authors: Evan Wolff; William F. Young
  • Law Firm: Hunton & Williams - Washington Office
  • As promised at a Department of Commerce conference this fall, the President has issued an executive order directing the establishment of an Export Enforcement Coordination Center (“Center”). The Center will be set up within the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”). The director of the Center will be a full-time senior officer or employee of DHS with two deputies, one designated by the Secretary of Commerce and the other by the Attorney General. The Center will also have an Intelligence Community Liaison.