Clyde & Co
US President Obama issued Executive Order 13710 terminating the national emergency that provided the foundation for sanctions against former Liberian President Charles Taylor...
On November 23, 2015, President Barack Obama issued an Executive Order targeting parties contributing to the ongoing unrest, violence, and political repression in Burundi.
President Barack Obama recently issued an Executive Order terminating the U.S. sanctions program targeting Liberia.
Owners of legitimate marks had been frustrated by the inability to receive sufficient information to confirm whether an imported article was legitimate or counterfeit...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On November 10, 2015, a divided Federal Circuit panel issued a decision in ClearCorrect Operating, LLC v. International Trade Commission...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Summarizing the behemoth 12-nation TPP agreement in a few-hundred word blog is a task beyond the reach of a practicing attorney . . . assuming he wants to continue practicing.
The general license in Part 560.530(a)(3)(i) covers the "medical supplies" expressly listed by OFAC on its website.
Once the agreement is signed, a series of legislative hearings will be held before the free-trade deal is enacted.
Foley & Lardner
The Obama administration released the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, on November 5, kicking off a 90-day window for congressional review.
Duane Morris LLP
The newly relaxed U.S. regulatory controls for the export of goods to Cuba have been scrutinized by the media.
Barnes & Thornburg
On Sept. 1, California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation into law that will ease California's "Made in USA" labeling requirements effective Jan. 1, 2016.
As discussed in our earlier client alert, the JCPOA framework operates with regard to five key dates, two of which have now passed...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
After almost two years of negotiations, on 14 July 2015, the E3/EU+3 (China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States) and Iran reached an agreement regarding Iran's nuclear program.
Holland & Knight
The U.S. and its 11 negotiating partners – Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam – reached preliminary agreement on October 5, 2015, on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On 3 August 2015, we published the second quarter 2015 issue of our quarterly Sanctions Round Up.
The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim trading partners recently announced that they have come to a provisional agreement on the wide-ranging trade agreement known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership ("TPP")...
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Cuba is a poor country. News reports, with apparent reference to Cuban government statistics, indicate that per capita income may hover around $20 a month.
On 18 October 2015, the Council of the EU adopted three legal acts for the lifting of all the nuclear-related economic and financial EU sanctions against Iran.
On November 5, 2015, the text of the groundbreaking TPP Agreement was released. This historic trade agreement, which we analyzed in this client alert, was reached last month between 12 Pacific Rim countries.
The measures are becoming increasingly complex. They have, in addition, been developing rapidly and this trend may well continue.