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TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IMPLEMENTS SECTORAL SANCTIONS TARGETING VENEZUELA

On August 24, 2017, President Trump issued a new Executive Order targeting the current Venezuela regime.  The next day, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) announced the implementation of broad new “sectoral” sanctions applicable … Continue reading

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US Senate votes to impose new sanctions on Iran

The US Senate has voted to impose an array of new sanctions with respect to Iran, related to Iran's alleged activity concerning its ballistic missile program, international terrorism, and arms supply and training. The bill serves as a reminder that, … Continue reading

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Navigating the Regulators’ Increased Focus on Individual Liability – A Global Perspective

Regulators throughout the world are increasingly focused on holding individual corporate executives accountable for corporate wrongdoing. Recent pronouncements by the U.S. Department of Justice, legislation in the United Kingdom imposing liability on senior managers, and detentions of senior executives in … Continue reading

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