JAN 13, 2020 | US
Industry Groups: Commerce Rule on ICT Alarmingly Broad, Excessively Opaque
Inside US Trade, January 13, 2020
By Brett Fortnam
Industry groups fear a proposed rule issued by the Commerce Department last November gives the administration too much authority to block transactions involving foreign information and communications technology products and services — and could have a chilling effect on business.
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