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EU intensifies sanctions against Iran and Syria

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • European Union, Iran, Syria
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  • October 17 2012

The Council of the European Union (“EU”) decided on Monday, October 15, 2012 to intensify political pressure on the governments of Iran and Syria by strengthening existing measures as well as adopting further new sanctions

EU adds four individuals to Ukraine sanctions list

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • European Union, Ukraine
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  • April 23 2014

The EU adopted Council Implementing Regulation 3812014 and Council Implementing Decision 2014216CFSP meaning that as of 15 April 2014, a further

Continued expansion of U.S., EU and Canadian sanctions on Russian entities and individuals in response to events in Crimea (irb No. 521)

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • Canada, European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA
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  • March 24 2014

In response to events in Crimea, the United States, the European Union and Canada have announced new sanctions against Russia. These follow a series

EU amends Syria sanctions

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • European Union, Syria
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  • May 30 2014

The EU has removed two individuals (Asif Shawkat and Sulieman Maarouf) and one entity (Syria International Islamic Bank) from Annex II to Council

ECJ rules on use of frozen funds for legal expenses

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 26 2014

The European Court of Justice (the "ECJ") has handed down judgment in Case C-31413 Uzsieno reikalu ministerija & Ors v Vladimir Peftiev & Ors. In

EU renews and amends Libya sanctions

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • European Union, Libya, United Kingdom
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  • June 26 2014

The EU has notified the persons listed on Annex II to Council Decision 2011137CFSP and the persons listed on Annex III to Council Regulation (EU

EU amends Al-Qaida sanctions

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 26 2014

The EU has amended Council Regulation (EC) No. 8812002, which imposes financial sanctions against Al-Qaida, so that an asset freeze now applies to

International Trade and Technology Transfer Reporter IT3: 2012 Issue 2

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, USA
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  • November 29 2012

“Breakneck speed” might be an overstatement, but it cannot be denied that achieving broad export control reform as envisioned by the Obama Administration requires a massive undertaking involving many complex issues that it will take considerable time to work through and finally resolve

Libya sanctions update

  • Wiley Rein LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Global, Libya, United Kingdom, USA
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  • March 25 2011

This memorandum briefly updates our March 3, 2011 summary of international economic sanctions directed at the Libyan regime of Colonel Muammar Qadhafi

European Union announces adoption of stricter sanctions vs. Iran

  • Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
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  • European Union, Iran
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  • January 30 2012

On January 23, 2012, the Council of the European Union agreed to impose additional restrictive measures against Iran in the range of industrial sectors, inter alia: in the energy sector, including an embargo of Iranian crude oil imports to the EU; in the financial sector, including against the Central Bank of Iran; in the transport sector; additional export restrictions on gold and on sensitive dual-use goods and technology; as well as additional designations of specific persons and entities