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Balancing Economic Security and Investment Protection, Part I
On 20 June 2023, the Commission of the European Union （“EU”） published a proposed "European Economic Security Strategy” （"Strategy"）. As part of this Strategy, the EU plans to “review the Foreign Direct Investment Screening Regulation” and “fully implement the EU’s export control regulation on dual use items and make a proposal to ensure its effectiveness and efficiency. This two-part newsletter intends to analyze ways in which the new EU policy may affect Japanese businesses from the viewpoint of the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement （“EPA”） which affords Japanese investors in the EU certain protections. The second part of the newsletter will address international recourse Japanese businesses might have against such policy, referring to recent...To read the full article, please see the PDF file
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