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U.S. expands sanctions to address latest developments affecting Crimea

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, Ukraine, USA
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  • March 20 2014

On March 20, 2014 the U.S. Government responded to the latest developments affecting Crimea by blocking the property of certain Russian government

U.S. imposes further sanctions on Iran, including parent company liability and SEC disclosure obligations

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, Syria, USA
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  • August 20 2012

On August 10, 2012, President Obama signed into law the Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012 (“ITRSHRA” or “the Act”

President approves sanctions on financing of Iranian petroleum purchases

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, USA
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  • April 20 2012

President Obama recently determined that there is a sufficient supply of petroleum products in world markets to allow countries to reduce their petroleum imports from Iran significantly

President Obama clears way for sanctions on foreign financial institutions that finance petroleum purchases from Iran

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, USA
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  • April 4 2012

On March 30, 2012, President Obama determined that there is a sufficient supply of petroleum products in world markets to allow countries to significantly reduce their petroleum imports from Iran

President Obama blocks all property of the Government of Iran and Iranian financial institutions

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, USA
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  • February 6 2012

President Obama issued an Executive Order blocking all property of the Government of Iran and Iranian financial institutions, including the Central Bank of Iran (popularly known as Bank Markazi), effective February 6, 2012

United States steps up enforcement of Iran sanctions against non-U.S. companies

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, USA
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  • May 27 2011

Earlier this week, the United States (U.S.) took a series of steps signaling that it finally has begun to enforce the most controversial extraterritorial aspects of U.S. economic sanctions against Iran

New regulations target non-U.S. financial institutions with ties to Iran

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, USA
  • -
  • August 20 2010

On August 16, 2010, the U.S.Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued the Iranian Financial Sanctions Regulations (IFSR) to implement the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions Accountability, and Divestment Act (CISADA), enacted on July 1, 2010