European Union, Iran, Syria - October 17 2012 The Council of the European Union (“EU”) decided on Monday, October 15, 2012 to intensify political pressure on the governments of Iran and Syria by strengthening existing measures as well as adopting further new sanctions.
USA - August 15 2012 On Friday, August 10, 2012, President Obama signed a law significantly expanding existing economic sanctions against Iran.
USA - May 8 2012 In less than a two-week period, President Obama has issued two Executive Orders expanding sanctions against Iran and Syria administered by the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”).
European Union, Iran - March 27 2012 On March 24, 2012, the EU published a new ban on exports of telecommunications monitoring equipment for use in Iran (Council Regulation 264/2012, the “Iran Telecommunications Sanctions”).
European Union, Iran - January 24 2012 On January 23, 2012, the European Union (EU) adopted a series of measures against Iran.