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OFAC: keeping us safe from MOOCs
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Cuba, Iran, Sudan, USA
  • 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


OFAC issues general license authorizing certain academic exchanges with Iran
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • March 21 2014

On March 19, the Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") issued a General License under the Iranian Transactions and Sanctions Regulations that


OFAC issues General License G authorizing certain activity of U.S. depository institutions related to Iranian universities and students
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • March 20 2014

On March 20, 2014, the Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control issued Iranian General License G ("GL G"), which primarily


Yet another list to check: the foreign sanctions evaders
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Iran, Syria, USA
  • February 21 2014

On February 6, 2014 the Treasury's Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) added names to yet another list of entities that U.S


The U.S. follows through on temporary suspension of sanctions, as parties continue to negotiate over Iran’s nuclear program
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • January 21 2014

On January 20, 2014, the International Atomic Energy Agency ("IAEA") verified that Iran has begun to meet its obligations to curtail nuclear


President Obama issues executive order imposing additional Iran sanctions
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • June 14 2013

On June 5, 2013, President Obama issued the Executive Order 13645 "Implementing Sanctions Set Forth in the Iran Freedom & Counter-Proliferation Act


OFAC gets hot, bothered on Iran and Cuba: how economic sanctions work today
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • Cuba, Iran, USA
  • May 7 2013

People who practice U.S. economic sanctions law like to talk about how sanctions are policy-oriented, or an engine of U.S. foreign policy. Whereas


Iran Task Force releases report on economic, political, and security issues
  • Covington & Burling LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • April 5 2013

This brief summary of The Atlantic Council's Iran Task Force report "Time to Move from Tactics to Strategy on Iran," was prepared by co-chair Stu


Report blames U.S. sanctions for medicine shortage in Iran
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • February 12 2013

A report just released by the Woodrow Wilson Center faults U.S. sanctions for critical shortages in medicines in Iran. Although there is, in theory


United States steps up its targeting of non-U.S. companies doing business with Iran
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • January 16 2013

Recently enacted U.S. sanctions continue a trend of pursuing non-U.S. companies that do business in Iran. A new statute recently signed into law, the