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Lawmaker Predicts Bigger Pentagon Budget, Chance of BRAC Round; Lawmakers Warn Full Year CR Would Disrupt Military Training; Trump Administration Releases Report on Compliance with Detention Requests
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), believes that Congress will ultimately agree to fund the


President Trump Welcomes Danish Prime Minister to Washington; Secretary Tillerson Travels to Turkey and Brussels; Congress Continues to Scrutinize Russia and Iran
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

President Donald Trump focused last week on the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Healthcare Act, also known as Obamacare. After


President Trump Talks Trade in Agriculture Proclamation; Sonny Perdue Finally Gets Senate Spotlight
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

Last week was a big week for the agriculture community - even though most of Washington was focused on healthcare reform. Two days prior to the


Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. Subject Matter Jurisdiction. Fifth Circuit determines Antigua not subject to U.S. court jurisdiction under Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act in Stanford Ponzi scheme cases.
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Antigua, USA
  • March 27 2017

The Commonwealth of Antigua and Barbuda ("Antigua") successfully appealed a district court ruling that under certain exceptions to the Foreign


Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. Subject Matter Jurisdiction. Ninth Circuit affirms district court's dismissal of an action brought against a foreign government for lack of subject matter jurisdiction.
  • Baker McKenzie
  • India, USA
  • March 27 2017

Plaintiff, an individual, alleged that by subjecting him to post-extradition torture, the Indian government violated an agreement with the United


OFAC fines China-based ZTE $1.2 billion: Implications for Canadian companies
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 27 2017

On March 7, 2017, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced a record-breaking fine against Chinese


New Iran Sanctions Bills Backed by Bipartisan Group of Key Legislators
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

On March 23, 2017, members of Congress introduced two new bills aimed at increasing non-nuclear sanctions against Iran. While several Iran sanctions


US Sanctions (Part II of II)
  • STA Law Firm Ltd
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

A few decades ago, the 'quote' money is power had immense value. However, today, one could opine that influence is power. Dominant countries have the


U.S. court denies request to vacate award based on alleged partiality of arbitrator and award of lost profits.
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Argentina, USA
  • March 24 2017

A U.S. District Court rejected Argentina’s attempt to vacate a USD 21 million international arbitration award in a proceeding administered by ICSID


US - ITC posts comments received on previously filed petitions for duty suspensions and reductions
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

On March 24, 2017, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) published in the Federal Register a notice that it has posted on its MTB Web