President Issues New Iran EO, Broadening Secondary Sanctions Triggers, and E3 Trigger JCPOA Dispute Resolution Mechanism

In a significant intensification of US “secondary sanctions” against Iran, on January 10, 2020, President Trump issued an Executive Order (“EO”) that authorizes the imposition of US sanctions on persons or entities “operating in” the Iranian construction, mining, manufacturing, and textiles sectors, or which engage in “significant transactions” in those sectors. On the same day, … Read more