• U.S. and EU Restrictions on Doing Business with Iran
  • November 17, 2010
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • In recent months, there have been major developments regarding the economic sanctions imposed on Iran. In an effort to pressure the Iranian regime and delay the progress of Iran’s nuclear program, the United Nations, the United States, and the European Union have each strengthened their sanction programs. This update describes the basic structure of current U.S. and EU sanctions and highlights key provisions of interest. It is intended as a summary and is not a substitute for detailed legal analysis of specific questions that arise with respect to doing business with Iran.