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President Obama attends the G-7 Summit; House to consider COOL legislation and possibly TPA; while the Senate resumes its FY 2016 NDAA floor debate
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, Asia-Pacific
  • June 8 2015

President Barack Obama arrived in Germany on Sunday to attend the G-7 Summit. The leaders are expected to review the current situation in Ukraine

Senate to begin floor debate of its TPA measure this week; Congressional committees to focus on Nepal, Cuba, extremism in the Middle East, and U.S. Trade Promotion Agencies
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Nepal, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, USA
  • May 18 2015

On Tuesday, 12 May, the Senate failed, on a largely party line vote, to pass a motion to proceed to H.R. 1314, which includes Trade Promotion

President Obama hosts Japan’s Prime Minister; Congress shifts from last week’s focus on trade measures to Iran (Senate) and the NDAA (House Armed Services)
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, USA, Yemen, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Pakistan, Russia, Syria, Afghanistan, European Union
  • April 27 2015

This week, President Obama will host his eighth Head of State visit, welcoming Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the White House. Previous visits

UMass bans Iranian students
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • February 17 2015

Why solve a problem with a scalpel when there is a sledgehammer nearby? That is the question that UMass Amherst administrators must have asked

Because, Er, 911, that’s why!
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • February 10 2015

Did you know that Iran attacked us on September 11? No, neither did I, but Judge Richard Leon apparently thinks so, because 9-11 appears to be the

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Ukraine, USA, Africa, European Union, Germany, Iran, Israel, Russia
  • July 28 2014

Last week, the Malaysian Government negotiated and secured from the pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine the black boxes from the downed passenger

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Afghanistan, European Union, Iran, Israel, Russia, Ukraine, USA
  • July 21 2014

On Wednesday (July 16), President Barack Obama outlined current U.S. foreign policy concerns, providing updates on the: (1) election in Afghanistan

OFAC issues General License G regarding certain academic exchanges and educational services in Iran
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • March 26 2014

The General License also authorizes U.S. persons to export services to Iran in support of certain not-for-profit educational activities in Iran:

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