U.S. and EU Sanctions: Implementation of the Iran Joint Plan of Action

The Technology and Export Controls Section in cooperation with the ABA Section of International Law Export Controls and Economic Sanctions Committee invites you to a discussion with Peter Harrell Deputy Assistant Secretary for Counter Threat Finance and Sanctions, US Department of State Eytan Fisch Assistant Director for Policy, Office of Foreign Assets Control, US Department of the Treasury Anahita Thoms Principal Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP Mr. Harrell and Mr. Fisch will discuss the Joint Plan of Action (“JPA”) agreed and announced by the P5+1 and Iran on November 23, 2013. They will focus on the agreed implementation steps that began on January 20, 2014. This discussion will include an overview of the specific sanctions suspensions that have taken place or are planned and the U.S. and international sanctions that remain in force. An overview of the expected implementation of the JPA by the European Union will be provided by Anahita Thoms, a Principal Associate at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, based in New York and Berlin.

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Co-Sponsoring Organizations:

  • Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT)
  • Washington Foreign Law Society
  • Virginia State Bar International Practice Section
  • National Foreign Trade Council / USA*Engage
  • National Council on International Trade Development
  • D.C. Bar International Law Section

Attendees are invited to bring their own lunch. Date and Time: February 6, 2014 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM DC Location: Baker & McKenzie LLP 815 Connecticut Ave NW (between I and H St NW) Washington, DC 20006-4078 New York Location: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP 601 Lexington Ave (between E 53rd and E 54th), 31st Floor New York, NY 10022 Price:

  • WIIT Members/Cooperating Entities: Free to attend in-person, or $15 by teleconference (“Cooperating Entity Rate”)
  • Non-WIIT Members: Free to attend in-person, or $25 by teleconference (“Non-Section Member Rate”)

 Register for this event on the ABA website here.