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US president recertifies Iran nuclear deal and extends review of Sudan sanctions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Iran, Sudan, USA
  • July 19 2017

On July 17, the US President certified Iranian compliance with the Iran nuclear deal, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Under the JCPOA


Second Circuit Upends Enforcement of ICSID Awards in New York, Eliminates Circuit Split
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Global, USA
  • July 17 2017

In a ruling handed down on July 11, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit resolved a circuit split that had sown legal


Corporate Crime Monthly Update - July 2017 - United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2017

On 5 June 2017, the Supreme Court decided that as the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) disgorgement practice operates as a "penalty"


US to reinstate certain actions against Cuba
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • June 21 2017

On June 16, 2017, President Trump announced a policy framework for the re-imposition of certain US sanctions with respect to Cuba. In particular, the


US Senate votes to impose new sanctions on Iran
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • June 20 2017

The US Senate has voted to impose an array of new sanctions with respect to Iran, related to Iran's alleged activity concerning its ballistic missile


Patent and Pharma Update - June 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 16 2017

In January we reported the UK IP Minister Jo Johnson's enthusiastic support for the UPC and ratification of the UPC Agreement (UPCA) whilst the UK is


US Senate approves Russia sanctions amendment
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Russia, USA
  • June 15 2017

A bipartisan US Senate coalition has approved a wide-ranging package of new Russia-related sanctions as an amendment to the Countering Iran's


Corporate Crime Monthly Update - June 2017 - United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2017

On 4 May 2017, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that a former Minister of Mines and Geology of the Republic of Guinea, who is a US citizen


US Supreme Court finds that Hague Service Convention does not prohibit service of process by mail in US lawsuits
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2017

In Water Splash, Inc v Menon, the US Supreme Court examined the question of whether the Hague Service Convention prohibits service of process by mail


US state department extends Iran JCPOA waivers but emphasises Human Rights, missile issues
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA, Iran
  • May 22 2017

On May 17, 2017, the day on which the US State Department made its semi-annual report to Congress under the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions