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An update on the lifting of sanctions against Iran
  • DWF LLP
  • European Union, Iran, USA
  • March 18 2016

With Iran’s impressive oil and gas output, the marine and energy sectors are regarded as important areas of focus for Insurers and Reinsurers. As a


Insurance: economic sanctions against Iran
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, Iran, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 26 2016

The recent relaxation of sanctions against Iran opens up opportunities in a potentially significant market for London Market (re)insurers


US, EU announce JCPOA Adoption Day actions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • China, European Union, France, Germany, Iran, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 18 2015

Today is “Adoption Day” under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (“JCPOA”) agreed to between Iran and the “P51 countries (US, UK, France, China


Framework agreement with Iran unclear as to when and which sanctions will be lifted; stepped up enforcement to continue after record sanctions fines
  • Arnold & Porter LLP
  • China, France, Germany, Iran, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 13 2015

In what may represent a sea change in US-Iran relations, on April 2, 2015, Iran and the United States, along with the United Kingdom, France, Russia


EU Ends Economic and Financial Nuclear-Related Sanctions against Iran, but Some Limitations Remain
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • European Union, Iran, USA
  • January 19 2016

With the arrival of "Implementation Day" on January 16, 2016, the EU has lifted all economic and financial sanctions related to the Iranian nuclear


Iran economic sanctions update
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • January 31 2014

The United States has maintained economic sanctions against Iran consistently since 1979, with only a brief relaxation of the restrictions in the


U.S. Government Prepares for Implementation of Iran Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • January 13 2016

Secretary of State John Kerry released on December 28, 2015, a statement reiterating that the United States "remains fully committed and on track to


IFCPA potentially expands US sanctions against Iran to non-US insurers and reinsurers
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • May 29 2013

President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 into law in January 2013, which includes a section entitled the


Four insurers subpoenaed as part of Iranian sanctions investigation; suspected of insuring foreign commodities trader accused of violating trade sanctions against Iran
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • April 11 2014

The New York Department of Financial Services ("DFS") has issued subpoenas to four insurers as part of an ongoing probe into violations of U.S. trade


U.S. expands secondary sanctions on non-U.S. parties doing business with Iran: what insurers and reinsurers need to know
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • July 22 2013

Effective July 1, 2013, the United States imposed further secondary sanctions on non-U.S. parties who engage in trade or other transactions with Iran