The Evolving Landscape of U.S. Sanctions: Promises and Perils Explored!

Broadcast Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am (ET)
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Alan Kashdan
Jonathan C. Cross
Babak Hoghooghi


About Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP is an international law firm ranked for ten years, including five years in a row as the top-ranked New York-based firm, on The American Lawyer’s A-List of what the magazine calls “the top firms among the nation’s legal elite.” Our attorneys advise and represent clients in over 30 specialized practices from offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Paris, Los Angeles, Miami, Jersey City, Kansas City, and Tokyo.  For more information, please visit


About Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Operating from 27 offices across Asia Pacific, EMEA and North America, Herbert Smith Freehills is at the heart of the new global business landscape providing premium quality, full-service legal advice. The firm provides many of the world’s most important organizations with access to market-leading dispute resolution, projects and transactional legal advice, combined with expertise in a number of global industry sectors, including banks, consumer products, energy, financial buyers, infrastructure & transport, mining, pharmaceuticals & healthcare, real estate, TMT and manufacturing & industrials.

The New York office of Herbert Smith Freehills includes a team of seasoned litigators as well as international arbitration specialists representing clients in a wide range of commercial litigation, investigations, cross-border matters and class actions throughout the United States. New York is also the hub for the firm's global Latin America practice with a focus on infrastructure and project finance matters. Additionally, New York has a cross-border M&A practice with a focus on outbound investments into Asia-Pac and EMEA. The team’s experience is broad-based and encompasses a variety of sectors, with notable expertise in financial services, energy and consumer products.

Lawyers in the firm's New York office have extensive experience in advising financial institutions regarding compliance with US economic sanctions.  The firm has provided analysis of US sanctions issues arising in connection with transactions or potential transactions involving Russia, Ukraine, Syria, Myanmar, Iran and other jurisdictions, on behalf of US and non-US clients in the financial services, mining, oil and gas, and other sectors.


About Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP

Berliner Corcoran & Rowe is a boutique law firm focused on international law, export controls and sanctions, litigation, government contracts, corporate law as well as domestic and international business transactions.  With offices in Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, the firm serves an international, national, and local clientele including foreign governments, major corporations, small and emerging businesses, and individuals. With over a hundred years of collective experience, the firm’s Export Controls and Sanctions Group is among the most experienced in the world.