Speaking Engagement

ACI's U.S. Economic Sanctions Enforcement and Compliance Conference

07 Dec 2021 - 08 Dec 2021

Hilton Washington DC Capitol Hill
525 New Jersey Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

As part of ACI’s 15th U.S. Economic Sanctions Enforcement and Compliance Conference, MoFo's John Smith and Brandon Van Grack will join two expert panels to discuss recent regulatory trends and current government perspectives regarding economic sanctions. Brandon's panel on December 7 is titled, "Iran: What to Expect from Current Iran Negotiations and Will Opportunities Open in 2022?" and will address topics including,

  • Current status of U.S.-Iranian negotiations
  • Implications of recent elections in Iran
  • Coordinated sanctions efforts of US, UK & EU

John Smith's panel on December 8th is titled, "Sanctions in the Headlines: How Legal and Compliance Team React to Front Page Stories about Escalating Sanctions Risks" and will address topics including,

  • Creating a framework that establishes in which certain things are permitted and some are not
  • What makes a compelling sanctions news item
  • Managing senior executives that might take extreme measures to avoid sanctions

Follow this link for more information on the event and how to register.



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