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Obama Administration Eases Sanctions on Sudan
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 19 2017

On January 13, 2017, the Treasury Department, citing an executive order issued by President Obama on the same day, announced the issuance of a general


Freaky Friday - U.S. Unexpectedly Eases Sanctions on Sudan
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

In an unexpected development, on Friday, January 13, 2017, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced changes


OFAC updates Sudanese Sanctions Regulations
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

On 13 January 2017, President Obama signed an Executive Order ("E.O.") entitled "Recognizing Positive Actions by the Government of Sudan and Providing


US - OFAC publishes updated Sudanese Sanctions Regulations (SSR)
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

On January 17, 2017, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) published in the Federal Register a final rule amending the Sudanese Sanctions


United States Lifts Sudan Sanctions
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

In its final days, the Obama Administration has taken important steps to eliminate the comprehensive U.S. sanctions on Sudan that have been in place


Obama Administration Initiates Lifting of Most Sanctions Against Sudan
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

Activities and transactions that would otherwise be prohibited under the Sudanese Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. Pt. 538 (SSR), are now authorized


President Obama Lifts 20-Year Sudan Embargo
  • O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

On January 13, 2017, the Obama Administration signed Executive Order 13761, ending the 20-year embargo on Sudan. Citing "Sudan's positive actions


OFAC Issues General License Authorizing Transactions with Sudan
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

On January 17, 2017, the Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) amended the Sudanese Sanctions Regulations (“SSR”) by


President Obama Conditionally Lifts Sudan Sanctions
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 18 2017

During President Obama’s last week in office, on January 13, 2017, he issued an executive order providing for the contingent revocation of sanctions


OFAC Eases Sanctions on Sudan
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 17 2017

In the last few days of his Administration, President Obama and the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Asset Control ("OFAC") took