The European WEEE Directive and Electronics Component Manufacturers


Environmental Permitting + Regulation

San Jose, CA


Morrison & Foerster and WSP Environmental invite you to attend a seminar dicussing how the European Directive on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) affects electronics component manufacturers. Drawing on invaluable on-the-ground experience and insights, answers will be presented to the most pressing questions that U.S. electronics component manufacturers who export to Europe are faced with.


Topics to Include:

  • Which components are caught by the WEEE regime?
  • Who is responsible for compliance with the WEEE regime: manufacturer, importer or local distributor?
  • What are the differences between individual EU Member States’ approaches to these issues and why are these differences emerging?
  • What are the deadlines to be aware of in the coming months?
  • What are the best compliance strategies?
  • What do component manufacturers need to do now to ensure compliance?


Emma Armstrong, WSP Environmental Inc, San Francisco
Michele Corash, Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco
Reinhard Schu, Morrison & Foerster MNP, London

To register by email, please contact Cheryl Calderon at


This invitation is transferable and open to colleagues and guests. There is no charge to attend this seminar. Morrison & Foerster LLP (provider # 2183) certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1.5 hours.

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