Iran Sanctions: Early Easing of Sanctions Increasingly Possible

January 05, 2016

Public officials from the United States increasingly are making public statements regarding the likelihood that “Implementation Day” – the day on which many US and EU sanctions against Iran will be eased – will arrive in the near future. These statements lend support to recent indications in both the European Union and United States that Implementation Day may come earlier than had been generally predicted – perhaps as soon as January or February 2016, potentially leaving companies with less time to prepare for the easing of sanctions than they might have anticipated.

In this OnPoint, members of Dechert's International Trade group outline U.S. developments, UK clarification on conditional contracts, and why companies should continue to proceed with caution.

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