Government Over Private Entity Assurances


Country Over Private Entity (COPE) for Third-Party Transfer

(Complimentary opening) and has the honor to refer to the requested transfer of Commodity and Quantity from the Government of Requesting Country to Private Entity, located at Full Address, for the purpose of Exact Purpose.

The Government of Country with legal jurisdiction understands that in keeping with United States laws and regulations, the Government of the United States of America may consider consenting to this transfer only upon being furnished with assurances from the Government of Recipient Country that it will not permit Private Entity to transfer such articles, or any component thereof, by sale, lease, release, assignment, loan, conveyance or any other means to any Government, entity, international organization or person not an officer, employee or agent of Private Entity or the Government of Requesting Country, or to use such articles or any component thereof for any purpose other than for that specified.

In accordance with the foregoing, the Government of Country with legal jurisdiction hereby gives its assurances that unless the prior written consent of the Government of the United States of America has been first obtained:

  1. It will not permit Private Entity to retransfer such commodity, or any component thereof, by sale, lease, release, assignment, loan, conveyance or any other means to any Government, entity, international organization, or person not an officer, employee or agent of Private Entity or the Government of Requesting Country;
  2. It will not permit Private Entity to use such commodity, or any component thereof, for any purpose other than for Exact Purpose;

  3. It will ensure that Private Entity maintains the security of such commodity, or any component thereof, and will provide substantially the same degree of security protection afforded to such articles and information by the Government of the United States of America; and

  4. It will ensure that any technical information retained by Private Entity remains in the territorial boundaries of Country with legal jurisdiction and under the legal jurisdiction of the Government of Country with legal jurisdiction.

For and on behalf of the Government of Country with legal jurisdiction

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