Searching Content indexed under Export Controls & Trade & Investment Sanctions by Chad Dorr ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
1 2  
Revised U.S. Regulations Support Cuba's Private Sector, But Travel Restrictions Remain
The Situation: Regulations implementing tightened U.S. policy towards engagement with Cuba have rolled back a number of Obama-era initiatives and are effective immediately.
United States
29 Nov 2017
Trump Announces New Iran Strategy, Decertifies Iran's Compliance With Iran Nuclear Deal
The failure to certify compliance to Congress does not automatically reinstate any of the sanctions measures against Iran that were eased when the JCPOA was implemented.
United States
23 Oct 2017
United States Revokes Sanctions On Sudan; Some Restrictions Remain In Place
On October 6, 2017, the United States announced that, effective October 12, 2017, it will substantially revoke sanctions on Sudan and the Government of Sudan in recognition of the Government of Sudan's ...
United States
12 Oct 2017
With Tensions Rising, The United States Imposes Additional Sanctions On North Korea
Over the past several months, North Korea has engaged in several activities, particularly relating to missile and nuclear testing, that violate several United Nations resolutions and that threaten...
United States
6 Oct 2017
President Trump Signs New Sanctions Legislation Into Law
The United States remains concerned about Russian interference in the U.S. democratic process, Iran's ballistic missile program, and human rights abuses by the North Korean government.
United States
4 Aug 2017
President Trump Delays Decision On Sudanese Sanctions For Three Months
On July 11, 2017, President Trump issued an executive order that postpones any decision regarding whether to terminate the comprehensive sanctions regime against Sudan...
United States
19 Jul 2017
President Trump Revises U.S. Policy On Cuba
As a result of the announcement, further easing of the U.S. embargo appears unlikely in the near term.
United States
26 Jun 2017
Comprehensive Sanctions Against Sudan Largely Lifted: Civil Aviation And Railroad Industry Exporters Benefit From Changes To Licensing Policy
On January 13, 2017, President Obama issued an executive order that largely lifts the comprehensive sanctions imposed against Sudan.
United States
19 Jan 2017
OFAC Issues Guidance Regarding Wind-Down Of Business Activities Involving Iran If Sanctions Snap Back
OFAC also issued a revised general license relating to the authorization of the reexportation of certain civil aircraft to Iran on temporary sojourn.
United States
6 Jan 2017
Global Issues Under The Trump Administration: What The Future May Hold For Sanctions And Export Controls
President-elect Trump and Republican leaders in Congress have identified U.S. sanctions and national security as central issues for the next Administration.
13 Dec 2016
Beyond Rum And Cigars: Further Easing Of Sanctions Paves Way For Increased Business Opportunities In Cuba
The U.S. further eased the economic sanctions and trade embargo against Cuba to implement the administration's policy of increasing engagement and commerce to benefit the Cuban people and American businesses.
21 Oct 2016
U.S. Government Terminates Sanctions Against Burma, Issues FAQs Regarding Iran Sanctions
On October 7, 2016, President Barack Obama revoked the Executive Orders that formed the basis of the sanctions against Burma and waives certain other statutory blocking and financial sanctions on Burma.
17 Oct 2016
U.S. Government Streamlines Encryption Export Controls
Some of the more important changes to those rules are briefly summarized below.
United States
14 Oct 2016
Increases In U.S. Sanctions Related To Russia And Ukraine Signal Continued Pressure
The United States sent a clear signal last month that it remains committed to sanctions against Russia by naming many new individuals and entities to restricted parties lists.
United States
11 Oct 2016
U.S. Sanctions Targeting Côte d'Ivoire Lifted; Burma Sanctions Next
On September 14, 2016, President Obama issued an Executive Order terminating the U.S. sanctions program targeting Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) and announced his intention to lift U.S. sanctions on Myanmar (Burma).
United States
23 Sep 2016
It has been a busy summer for the U.S. Department of State's Directorate of Defense Trade Controls ("DDTC").
United States
9 Sep 2016
U.S. Further Lifts Limits On Transactions Incident To Exports To And From Burma (Myanmar)
On May 17, 2016, the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control announced the first significant amendments to its Burmese Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. Part 537, since February 2013.
United States
24 May 2016
Less than one month after signing into law the North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2016 and in response to the Government of North Korea's continuing pursuit of its nuclear and missile programs, on March 16, 2016, U.S. President Barack Obama issued an executive order implementing provisions of the Act and further tightening U.S. sanctions on North Korea.
United States
14 Apr 2016
On March 8, 2016, the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security effectively banned all exports, reexports, and transfers of items subject to the Export Administration Regulations to Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corporation, better known as "ZTE," and three of its affiliates by placing the companies on the Entity List.
United States
14 Apr 2016
U.S. Imposes Ban On Exports And Reexports To, And Further Sanctions On, North Korea
The executive order prohibits the exportation or reexportation, direct or indirect, from the United States, or by U.S. persons, of any goods, services (including financial services), or technology to North Korea.
United States
23 Mar 2016
Links to Result pages
1 2