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UK Government Seek Consultations on New Civil Penalties For Violations of Economic Sanctions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 13 2016

The UK's HM Treasury is holding a consultation (click here), open for comment through January 26, 2017, on the process for imposition of civil

EU Releases Official Proposal to Update Dual-Use Export Control Regime, Including Broad Controls on Cybertechnology
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union
  • October 25 2016

On September 28, 2015 the European Commission (the Commission) released its proposal to “modernize and strengthen” the European Union’s (EU) dual-use

Potential Changes to the EU Dual-Use Export Control Regime, Including Cybertechnology
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union
  • September 13 2016

On July 22, 2016, a proposal by the European Commission to amend and update the European Union’s dual-use export control regime was leaked to the

The EU Introduces a Raft of Additional Sanctions Against North Korea
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union, North Korea
  • June 2 2016

On May 27, 2016, the European Union (EU) announced the introduction of further restrictive measures against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

EU and US Jointly Release “Privacy Shield”
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 3 2016

On February 29, 2016, the European Commission and the US Department of Commerce (DOC) jointly released the text of the proposed new "Privacy Shield"

EU Lifts Most Sanctions Against Belarus, Next Steps for US Unclear
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Belarus, European Union
  • February 17 2016

The Council of the European Union announced on February 15 that it has decided to permanently lift an asset freeze on most persons and entities under

US and EU temporarily ease Belarus sanctions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Belarus, European Union, USA
  • November 4 2015

On October 30, 2015, the US Department of Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued a general license that permits US persons to engage

US and EU extend limited Iran sanctions relief until July 7, 2015
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union, Iran, USA
  • July 1 2015

On June 30, 2015, Iran and the "P51" states (consisting of China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States) agreed to

EU renews sanctions against Russia and Crimea; US and EU consider additional sanctions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Ukraine, USA, European Union, Russia
  • June 23 2015

On June 22, 2015, the EU Foreign Affairs Council agreed to extend the sanctions currently in place against Russia. As we have previously advised, the

EU and US impose wide-ranging sanctions against Crimea
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Russia, Ukraine, USA, European Union
  • January 5 2015

On December 19, 2014, the European Union published Council Regulation (EU) No 13512014 (the EU Regulation) amending Council Regulation (EU) No