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The sanctions landscape: what to expect in 2018
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, North Korea, Russia, United Kingdom, Venezuela, European Union, Iran
  • February 6 2018

In 2017 there were a number of major sanctions developments in the EU and the US, with implications for businesses both in terms of keeping their


CFIUS at a Crossroads: Congress Considers Significant CFIUS Reform on Heels of CFIUS Annual Report and Blocked Chinese Semiconductor Investment
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2017

After a summer of discussion surrounding the U.S. government’s ability to control Chinese investment in U.S. companies, members of the House and


US Implements Changes to Cuba Sanctions
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Cuba
  • November 10 2017

The U.S. Government today announced changes to U.S. sanctions against Cuba to implement various policy changes announced by President Trump in July


US Imposes Sanctions on Venezuelan Government Securities
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Venezuela
  • August 29 2017

The United States announced new sanctions against the Venezuelan Government on August 25, 2017 that target the government's ability to access U.S


President Trump Signs RussiaIranNorth Korea Sanctions Bill
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Russia
  • August 2 2017

This morning, President Trump signed H.R. 3364, the “Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act,” enacting into law limited additional


House Passes Bill Authorizing Additional Sanctions Against Russia, North Korea and Iran
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, North Korea, Russia, Iran
  • July 26 2017

After weeks of discussion and procedural uncertainty, the U.S. House of Representatives passed new legislation by a vote of 419-3 that, if enacted


President Trump’s Cuba Policy Changes Have Limited Practical Impact - For Now
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Cuba
  • June 19 2017

President Trump announced just before the weekend that he will reinstate certain travel and commercial restrictions related to Cuba that had been


US Effectively Lifts Sudan Sanctions
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Sudan
  • January 16 2017

President Obama issued an executive order on January 13, 2017 that will effectively lift all U.S. economic sanctions on Sudan in recognition of


Trump, Russia and Sanctions: An update following the first presidential call between Trump and Putin, the announcement of “cyber-attack” sanctions at the end of last year and the recently introduced legislation to codify sanctions against Russia
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Russia
  • January 1 2017

In their first call following President Trump's inauguration, Presidents Trump and Putin reportedly spoke on Saturday, January 28, about the prospects


US Government Modifies Sanctions Against RussiaCrimea
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Russia, Ukraine
  • December 22 2016

The U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) imposed sanctions on additional Russian and Crimean persons while also