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Africa update - March 27 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Africa, Central African Republic, Egypt, Libya, South Sudan, Sudan, Uganda, USA
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  • March 27 2014

On March 23rd, President Barack Obama notified Congress of his plans to deploy additional U.S. forces to Uganda to intensify the search for Lord’s

OFAC issues quarterly report on licensing of humanitarian exports to Iran and Sudan

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • Iran, Sudan, USA
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  • March 25 2014

Under the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, OFAC processes licence applications to export agricultural commodities, medicine

OFAC: keeping us safe from MOOCs

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • Cuba, Iran, Sudan, USA
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  • March 25 2014

This blog previously reported on the impact of OFAC sanctions on the Massive Open Online Courses, quaintly known as MOOCs, offered by the for-profit

Africa update - March 13 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Africa, Burundi, Central African Republic, Egypt, Libya, South Sudan, Sudan, USA
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  • March 13 2014

On March 7th, head of the African Union (AU) United Nations (U.N.) Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) Mohamed Ibn Chambas facilitated a meeting between AU

Coursera online course accessibility restricted for students from Cuba, Iran and Sudan

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • Cuba, Iran, Sudan, USA
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  • February 6 2014

Coursera, a US-based online education company, announced on 28 January 2013 that US sanctions laws and regulations prevented it from offering its

Shipping insurer settles with OFAC under Iranian, Cuban and Sudanese sanctions

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Cuba, Iran, Sudan, USA
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  • May 15 2013

On May 9, 2013, the Office of Foreign Asset Control ("OFAC") announced a settlement with the American Steamship Owners Mutual Protection and

Webcast - 2012 mid-year OFAC update

  • Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
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  • Cuba, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iran, Ivory Coast, Myanmar, Sudan, Syria, USA, Yemen
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  • July 10 2012

This webcast briefing provides an update on the developments during first six months of 2012 with respect to the United States economic and trade sanctions administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") within the United States Department of the Treasury, with particular emphasis on recent developments and emerging issues that affect in-house counsel, compliance personnel, directors and senior executives

OFAC authorizes all petroleum-related transactions with South Sudan, loosens restrictions on Sudan

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • Sudan, USA
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  • December 19 2011

On December 8, 2011, the Office of Foreign Assets Control, US Department of the Treasury (OFAC) issued a final rule adding two new general licenses to the Sudanese Sanctions Regulations (SSR), 31 C.F.R. Part 538

Food exports allowed to Iran and Sudan under new General License

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • Iran, Sudan, USA
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  • October 17 2011

On October 12, 2011, the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued two important General Licenses (GLs) authorizing the export and reexport of “food” to Iran and Sudan, respectively

OFAC eases rules for food exports to Iran and Sudan

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Iran, Sudan, USA
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  • October 12 2011

On October 12, 2011, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued a final rule authorizing the export and re-export of food to Iran and Sudan