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Treasury updates licence applications
  • Dentons
  • Iran, Libya, United Kingdom
  • August 22 2013

Treasury has published an updated form for firms wishing to apply for licences under the asset-freezing provisions in non-terrorism-related financial


Study claims ocean acidification could lead to seafood shortages
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Indonesia, Iran, Kuwait, Libya, Maldives, Singapore, United Arab Emirates
  • October 5 2012

The advocacy group Oceana has released a study claiming that climate change induced acidification of oceans will have the most impact on 10 countries in Asia and Africa


Status of EU sanctions against Iran, Libya and Syria
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, Iran, Libya, Syria
  • May 22 2012

The past year has seen the continued importance and effect of arms embargoes and economic sanctions imposed by the EU, the US and the UN against a number of States


International sanctions updates to U.S. sanctions laws in 2011
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • Cuba, Iran, Libya, Myanmar, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, USA, Yemen
  • January 17 2012

In 2011, the world experienced historic events, particularly with regard to the Arab Spring and the violent repression that followed in nations like Libya and Syria


EU expanded sanctions against Iran and Belarus, and conclusions in relation to Libya and Syria, update on U.S. sanctions on Iran
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Belarus, European Union, Iran, Libya, Syria, USA
  • October 12 2011

Today, the EU has added 29 persons to the list of those targeted by an asset freeze and a visa ban because of their involvement in human rights violations in Iran


Sanctions targets
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Ivory Coast, Libya, USA, European Union, Global, Iran
  • July 18 2011

The last eighteen months have seen numerous new sanctions regimes introduced by the EU, UN and the U.S. Reed Smith has issued a series of Client Alerts already this year as and when new or changed sanctions regimes have been introduced


Expanded EU economic sanctions on Iran, Syria, Libya, and Belarus
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Belarus, European Union, Iran, Libya, Syria
  • May 27 2011

This week, the European Union (EU) extended the asset freeze and admission ban to additional individuals for Syria, Libya, Belarus, and Iran, as well as to new entities in Iran (see attached list


Sanctions update
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Iran, Libya, Syria, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 13 2011

This is a two part sanctions update


Annual update of U.S. economic sanctions & export controls
  • Blank Rome LLP
  • Iran, Libya, North Korea, USA
  • April 28 2011

The primary focus of last year’s annual update, which appeared in the April 2010 issue, was U.S. efforts to tighten economic sanctions against Iran


Unregulated social media plays large role in the Middle East upheaval
  • Arnstein & Lehr LLP
  • Rwanda, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Libya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Middle East, Morocco, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Gabon, Ghana, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast, Botswana, Brunei, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Africa, Algeria, Angola, Bahrain
  • February 2 2011

With the upheaval that is occurring in the Middle East and North Africa, the role of social media has come into the spotlight due to its role in the current situation and the regions' history of strong government influence over the control of media