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Russian retaliatory measures against US and EU sanctions: what are further steps?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA, Russia, European Union
  • May 25 2018

On 22 May 2018, the State Duma (a lower chamber of the Russian parliament) adopted draft law No. 441399 - 7 "On measures of impact (resistance) to


Sanctions: Iran, Russia, OFAC and cryptocurrencies
  • Lexology
  • USA, Russia, European Union, Iran
  • May 25 2018

Recent weeks have seen significant changes in the global sanctions landscape, predominantly due to notable actions by the US government. The world has


Gevolgen EU vanwege terugtrekking VS uit Iran-deal?
  • Bird & Bird
  • USA, European Union
  • May 24 2018

Eerder berichtten wij dat het terugtrekken van de Verenigde Staten (VS) uit de JCPOA ook gevolgen kan hebben voor bedrijven in de Europese Unie (EU


EU Responds to US Decision to Re-impose Secondary Sanctions Against Iran by initiating Blocking Statute
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA, European Union, Iran
  • May 24 2018

On May 8, 2018, US President Donald Trump announced his decision to terminate US participation in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (“JCPOA”)the


Russian State Duma Proposes to Criminalize Compliance with US and EU Sanctions and Adopts Retaliatory Measures
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA, Russia, European Union
  • May 24 2018

On May 14, a cross-party group of Russian lawmakers at the Russian State Duma, the lower house of the Federal Assembly of Russia, introduced an


European Union Takes Steps to Protect Interests of EU Companies Doing Business in Iran Following U.S. Announcement of Withdrawal from JCPOA
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • May 23 2018

On 18 May 2018, the European Commission (Commission) issued a press release announcing its decision to take action to demonstrate the European Union’s


EU to block US extraterritorial sanctions against Iran
  • Bird & Bird
  • USA, European Union
  • May 23 2018

Following the press release of the European Commission on May 18, 2018, the European Union (EU) demonstrated - once again - that it is committed to


EU to Reactivate 1996 Blocking Regulation Against US Sanctions on Iran
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • USA, Russia, China, European Union, Iran
  • May 22 2018

On Friday, May 18, the EU Commission launched the formal process to reactivate a 1996 trade defense law in response to the US withdrawal from the


US Iran Sanctions and EU Blocking Regulation
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA, European Union, Iran
  • May 21 2018

The European Commission has started the process by which it would add US sanctions measures on Iran to the so-called Blocking Regulation (formerly


A Brief Explanation of the EU Blocking Statute Process in Support of the JCPOA
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • May 21 2018

On May 18, the Commission announced the launch of the formal process to activate the EU “blocking statute” (Council Regulation (EC) 227196) by