• President Issues Two New Executive Orders Tightening Sanctions on Iran and Syria
  • May 3, 2012 | Author: Thomas E. Crocker
  • Law Firm: Alston & Bird LLP - Washington Office
  • President Obama has issued two new Executive Orders that impose significant new extraterritorial sanctions on persons who do business with Iran or Syria. One of the Executive Orders has particularly important implications for foreign financial institutions and other non-U.S. persons.