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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - Arabic

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – New Unaoil Charges by U.K. Serious Fraud Office – On May 22, 2018, the United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) charged two additional individuals in the ongoing probe related to...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - Spanish

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – New Unaoil Charges by U.K. Serious Fraud Office – On May 22, 2018, the United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) charged two additional individuals in the ongoing probe related to...more

Dechert LLP

EU Blocking Regulation following US Withdrawal from Iran JCPOA

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Following the U.S. decision to withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and reimpose sanctions on Iran, the EU has confirmed its full commitment to keep the agreement alive for the remaining parties, as...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - Russian

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – New Unaoil Charges by U.K. Serious Fraud Office – On May 22, 2018, the United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) charged two additional individuals in the ongoing probe related to...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - Chinese

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – New Unaoil Charges by U.K. Serious Fraud Office – On May 22, 2018, the United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) charged two additional individuals in the ongoing probe related to...more

Miller Canfield

Busy Season for U.S. Sanction Programs

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The U.S. recently announced some important updates related to U.S. sanctions affecting Iran and Russia: Iran. On May 8, 2018, President Donald Trump announced his decision to cease U.S. participation in the Joint...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - May 2018

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – New Unaoil Charges by U.K. Serious Fraud Office – On May 22, 2018, the United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) charged two additional individuals in the ongoing probe related to...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

US Steps Up Sanctions on Venezuela and Extends Limited Russia Sanctions Wind-Down Relief

The U.S. government recently took several actions involving the Venezuela- and Russia-related sanctions. On May 21, 2018, following the re-election of President Nicolás Maduro, President Donald Trump issued an executive order...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

OFAC Issues General License 15 Expanding and Extending Authorized Activities with GAZ Group Until October 23, 2018

• On May 22, 2018, OFAC issued General License 15, authorizing U.S. persons to engage in specified transactions related to maintenance or wind-down of operations, contracts or other agreements involving GAZ Group or any...more

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

President Snaps Iran Sanctions Back

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• Previously permissible activities must be wound down in 90 or 180 days • Non-U.S. companies at particular risk of enforcement action • Only limited guidance issued so far, unclear what authority U.S. companies...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

US Withdrawal From Iran Nuclear Deal Poses Challenges for Companies

On May 8, 2018, President Donald Trump announced that the United States was withdrawing from its participation in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the agreement the P5+1 (the United States, China, France,...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Client Alert: Iran Sanctions Return

1. All sanctions on Iran that were in place before January 2016 will be re-imposed no later than November, 4 2018. 2. Secondary sanctions that penalize non-U.S. persons doing business with Iran will be reinstated. 3....more

Dentons

Practical consequences of the wind down on Iran operations imposed by the US

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The unilateral withdrawal by the US from the JCPOA, outlined in FAQ published by OFAC on 8 May 2018 and President Trump’s issuance of the National Security Presidential Memorandum, have immediate practical consequences for...more

Jones Day

Impact of U.S. Withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal

by Jones Day on

The Situation: On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, President Trump announced that the United States has withdrawn from the Iran Nuclear Deal and will fully reimpose its suspended sanctions targeting Iran. The Result: All currently...more

Dentons

US announces withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and re-imposition of sanctions

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In a sweeping action with immediate consequences for both US and non-US Persons, President Trump announced the withdrawal of the US from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on May 8, 2018. Following this...more

Holland & Knight LLP

How Will the United States’ Withdrawal From the Iran Nuclear Accord Affect the Aviation Industry?

by Holland & Knight LLP on

On May 8, President Trump announced that the United States is withdrawing from the multilateral nuclear accord with Iran known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). The U.S. will reimpose sanctions suspended...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

Top 10 Things to Know About President Trump’s Decision to Withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Agreement

by Latham & Watkins LLP on

Withdrawal from the JCPOA will lead to re-imposition of several categories of US sanctions. On May 8, 2018, President Trump announced that the United States will withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

US Reimposes Nuclear Sanctions against Iran (IRB No. 575)

by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner on

On May 8, 2018, President Trump announced that the United States is pulling out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (“JCPOA”). The announcement will result in the reimposition of the sanctions that were lifted or waived...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

President Trump Announces U.S. Withdrawal from JCPOA; U.S. Sanctions on Iran will be Re-imposed Following Wind-Down Periods

• The U.S. government has withdrawn from the Iran Nuclear Deal and reverted sanctions to the status quo ante by re-imposing secondary sanctions that restrict non-U.S. persons from engaging in a broad range of business in...more

Jones Day

United States' Withdrawal From "Iran Deal" Will Reimpose Sanctions

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On May 8, 2018, President Trump announced that the United States would cease participating in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action ("JCPOA"), commonly known as the Iran Deal. This will reimpose, by no later than November 5,...more

Hogan Lovells

Iran sanctions relief: Easy come, easy go…the United States withdraws from Iran nuclear deal and announces intent to re-impose...

by Hogan Lovells on

Declaring that it is “defective at its core,” on 8 May 2018, President Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and begin re-imposing sanctions that were lifted pursuant to U.S....more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

OFAC Issues Updated General Licenses Clarifying and Extending Authorized Activities with Russian Sanctioned Entities

• On May 1, 2018, OFAC issued General License 13A authorizing the divestment or transfer of certain debt, equity or other holdings issued by EN+ Group, GAZ Group or United Company RUSAL PLC, as well as entities in which such...more

Ropes & Gray LLP

De-Implementation Day: Preparing for Changes to U.S. Sanctions Targeting Iran

by Ropes & Gray LLP on

Throughout the 2016 presidential campaign, candidate Donald Trump sharply criticized the Iran nuclear deal—the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (“JCPOA”)—and threatened to withdraw the United States from the agreement if...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Sanctions Round Up: First Quarter 2018

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This quarter saw the announcement of sweeping new sanctions against Russia’s billionaire class and their corporate holdings, and included the Trump Administration’s first issuance of sanctions against Russia for meddling in...more

Dentons

US announces major round of Russia sanctions designations and two time-limited general licenses

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On April 6, 2018, the US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) added 24 individuals and 14 entities to the List of Specially Designated Nationals (SDN List) and one entity to the Sectoral Sanctions...more

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