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US implements targeted, significant changes to Cuba embargo: high hopes, limited opportunities
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • January 22 2015

On January 15, 2015, the US Department of Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and


Treasury Announces Significant Revisions to Cuba Sanctions Regulations
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • March 15 2016

Today, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Asset Control announced significant amendments to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations


More on the Recent Relaxation of Cuba Sanctions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • February 8 2016

As previously mentioned, more changes to the regulations governing the U.S. embargo against Cuba were announced by the U.S. Department of Treasury's


Easing of Trade Finance and Other Changes to Cuba Sanctions Regime
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • February 8 2016

On January 27, 2016, the US Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), and the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of


New OFAC FAQs for Cuba Clarify U-Turn Funds Transfers, Insurance, Re-Imports and Third Country Trade
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • April 26 2016

On April 21, 2016, the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") published eight new FAQs on its Cuba sanctions program. OFAC


BIS and OFAC Further Relax US Sanctions Against Cuba
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • January 26 2016

On January 26, 2015, the US Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") and the US Department of Commerce's Bureau of


Cuba’s State Sponsor of Terrorism designation rescinded, Senate contemplates lifting travel ban
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • July 29 2015

On July 22, 2015, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) of the US Department of Commerce issued a final rule implementing the rescission of


Obama Administration continues easing of Cuba sanctions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • October 16 2015

On September 18, 2015, the US Department of Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and the US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry


What’s next for the Cuba embargo?
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • July 2 2015

On July 1, President Obama announced that the United States and Cuba have agreed to reestablish diplomatic relations and open embassies in each


BIS removes vestiges of Cuba’s State Sponsor of Terrorism designation from the EAR, with little practical impact
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • July 24 2015

On July 22nd, the Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) revised the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to implement the