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2014-04-04 23:37:53

The International Society of Primerus Law Firms presents a U.S. and European export control laws webinar offered though WestLegalEdCenter. Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 This webinar will provide attendees a broad understanding of the scope of U.S. and European export control laws and sensitize them to the requirements of these laws as well as many of the potential pitfalls for those unfamiliar with the laws. In addition, attendees will better understand the appropriate...

2014-04-02 23:27:30

Alan Dunn, a partner with the Washington, D.C. based international trade law firm of Stewart and Stewart, provides a list of individuals and organizations subject to Ukraine-related economic sanctions imposed by the U.S. as well as Canada, Australia and the EU Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 To help companies as they try to comply with the rapidly expanding sanctions programs being created in the wake of the Crimean crisis, a leading international trade law firm has provided a list...

2014-03-13 23:03:01

Alan M. Dunn, a partner with the Washington, D.C. based international trade law firm of Stewart and Stewart, recommends frequent review of relevant government lists of sanctioned entities to ensure that business dealings do not involve sanctioned persons. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 President Obama’s March 6th executive order authorizing economic sanctions related to Ukraine, targeting persons who undermine Ukrainian democratic processes and institutions, was unusual in that...

2014-02-05 16:24:15

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2013-08-12 23:03:46

This week, Lifetime Health Australia celebrates its first shipment of Australian-Made Propolis Liquid to Myanmar, following the easing of international trade sanctions. Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Lifetime Health Australia, a leader in Australian bee health supplements, was first approached by Bee Health Myanmar Co. Ltd., shortly after Australian trade sanctions to Myanmar were removed in July 2012. After almost one year of negotiation and planning, a product - Natural Life™...

2010-12-24 08:42:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC is urging the U.S. government to move expeditiously to close any gaps in the otherwise stringent economic sanctions imposed on nuclear-aspiring Iran. A New York Times investigation, published today, revealed that sanctions enforcement is not uniform. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO ) "Loopholes in our own country's sanctions regime, now exposed, require immediate remedy," said AJC Executive Director David...

2010-09-26 10:16:00

BERLIN, Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC praised the German steel conglomerate Thyssen Krupp for announcing that it will prohibit all new business with Iran. A company spokesman said it is acting in support of German, EU and U.S. trade sanctions against Tehran, which has defied four UN Security Council resolutions demanding transparency over its nuclear program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO...

2009-07-20 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Multinational organizations are beginning to feel the business need and regulatory imperative to coordinate economic and trade sanctions compliance activities across borders. Forty-six percent of respondents consider sanctions compliance to be a growing concern, and 63 percent say it is consuming more time, money and personnel than ever, according to a Deloitte survey of 388 executives and managers from around the world. Increasing global regulatory rigor...


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