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President Obama’s proposed Iran nuclear deal will prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • Iran, USA
  • September 11 2015

Earlier in the summer, President Barack Obama announced his proposed Iran nuclear deal whose goal is to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon


Terrorism exception. D.C. Circuit holds that abusive conduct allegedly inflicted by Iran before Iranian émigrés became U.S. nationals does not fall within the FSIA's terrorism exception to sovereign immunity.
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Iran, USA
  • July 30 2015

Plaintiffs, three Iranian émigré siblings and the estate of their deceased brother, brought suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of


President Obama travels to Africa; Congress continues to scrutinize the Iran deal, while the Senate looks to possibly reauthorize the EX-Im Bank
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Russia, Syria, Turkey, Ukraine, USA
  • July 27 2015

President Barack Obama travelled to Kenya this past weekend, where he met with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. The Governments of the United States


Possible announcement of a comprehensive deal with Iran; Greek debt crisis still unresolved; TTIP negotiators meet in Brussels; TPP chief negotiators to meet at the end of the month in Hawaii
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Asia-Pacific, European Union, Iran, Iraq, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, USA
  • July 13 2015

According to the press, the P51 negotiators and Iran plan to announce today that they have reached a historic deal that would address Iran’s nuclear


Congress returns ready to scrutinize any P51 agreement reached with Iran; Ex-Im Bank charter expires, possible Congressional action in July; and the NDAA and customs bills are expected to be conferenced in July
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Africa, USA, Asia-Pacific, Iran, Iraq, Russia, Syria, Ukraine
  • July 6 2015

As was expected, the P51 countries agreed last week to extend their voluntary deadline for finalizing a comprehensive deal with Iran over its


Senate to act on trade measures, including TPA; Secretary of Defense to attend NATO Defense ministerial meeting this week in Brussels, while ceasefire violations continue in Eastern Ukraine
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Iran, Iraq, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, USA
  • June 22 2015

After the House Rules Committee approved a vote on a standalone Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) bill unlinking it from the Trade Adjustment


House passed TPA last week, to vote again on TAA this week; the Senate resumes its NDAA floor debate; defense secretary Carter to testify before a House Committee; fighting flares up again in eastern Ukraine
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Russia, Syria, Ukraine, USA, Africa, Asia-Pacific, Cuba, European Union, Iran, Iraq
  • June 15 2015

Last Friday, President Barack Obama made a last-minute trip to Capitol Hill in the morning to encourage support among Democrats for the bill


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
  • Iraq, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, USA, Asia-Pacific, Cuba, Iran
  • 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
  • United Arab Emirates, USA, Yemen, Iraq, Japan, Pakistan, Russia, Syria, Ukraine, Afghanistan, European Union, Iran
  • 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