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Softening of Cuba sanctions opens the way for some travel and trade

  • Ogletree Deakins
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • January 27 2015

As part of a broader, ongoing effort to forge closer relations with Cuba, the Obama administration has enacted a new set of regulations intended to

U.S. and Cuba clash over immigration at start of historic talks

  • Foster
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • January 22 2015

The United States and Cuba clashed over U.S. immigration policy on Wednesday at the first session of high-level talks seeking to restore diplomatic

U.S. policy on Cuba could create business opportunities

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • December 30 2014

Earlier this month, President Obama announced historic changes to U.S. policy and relevant regulations regarding diplomatic engagement, travel and

US-Cuba reset?

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • December 23 2014

The normalization of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba has significant implications for the legal and financial

President Obama announces relaxation of sanctions on Cuba

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • December 19 2014

On Wednesday, President Obama announced that the United States will initiate discussions with Cuba to re-establish diplomatic relations for the first

Two steps forward? Re-examining U.S. sanctions against Cuba

  • Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • December 18 2014

On December 18, 2014, President Obama announced that the United States would reduce its comprehensive economic sanctions program against Cuba. The

A new latitude: charting a course for Cuba

  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • December 17 2014

Today President Barack Obama made a stunning speech announcing steps the United States will take to reduce U.S. sanctions against Cuba. The

Sanctions force Cuba to interrupt consular services in the US

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • December 18 2013

On 26 November 2013, the Cuban Interests Section (the "Section") in Washington, DC, which functions as Cuba's de facto embassy in the US, announced

OFAC promulgates general licenses and special licenses to authorize certain activities, transactions, and dealings in support of the Cuban people

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • January 31 2011

The US Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Controls (“OFAC”), has amended the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (“CACR”), 31 C.F.R. Part 515, promulgating general licenses and specific licenses to authorize certain activities, transactions, and dealings in support of the Cuban people

Cuba-2010: a journey back in time with a bright future

  • Epstein Becker Green
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  • Cuba, USA
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  • March 12 2010

The enactment of the Agrarian Reform Law of 1959, land “reform” legislation that resulted in the nationalization of large estates and companies by the Cuban Government, not only resulted in mistrust -- but also 50 years of a severed relationship -- between the United States and Cuba