Seán Finan

Seán Finan is a trainee solicitor in Covingon & Burling’s London Office.

He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin (LL.B) in 2016 and from Harvard Law School (LL.M) in 2017.

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U.S. Draft Human Rights Guidance for Exporters of Surveillance Technology

On 4 September 2019, the U.S. Department of State (“DoS”) published draft ‘Guidance for the Export of Hardware, Software and Technology with Surveillance Capabilities and/or Parts/Know-How’ (the “Guidance”). The DoS invited public comment on the draft Guidance until 4 October 2019, after which they will publish finalised guidance. Goal: Preventing Human Rights Abuse While noting … Continue Reading