EMBARGOED! Episode 50: Russia Roundup + Cuba and Iran

In a landmark EMBARGOED! episode (our 50th!), Brian and Tim start with a Russia roundup to discuss the latest actions from OFAC, BIS, and DOJ. Next, they pivot to Cuba and discuss recent changes to the CACR and debate the likely impact. Finally, Brian and Tim cover...

EMBARGOED! Episode 46: Addressing the Russia Conundrum

With escalating U.S. and international sanctions and export controls further isolating Russia, and no end in sight to the conflict in Ukraine, Brian and Tim share their thoughts on surprising developments thus far, as well as the regulatory and practical challenges...

EMBARGOED! Episode 43: Russia and Iran and China, Oh My!

This week on EMBARGOED!, Brian and Tim cover three of their favorite topics: Russia, Iran, and China. First, they discuss the latest U.S. threat to deploy Huawei-style foreign direct product rule restrictions on exports to Russia. Next, they consider whether it is...

EMBARGOED! Episode 42: Russia-stravaganza!

Brian and Tim kick off 2022 by diving deep on Russia and the crisis brewing at Ukraine’s border. They discuss the “punishing” sanctions that could be coming if Russia invades Ukraine, Nord Stream 2 (of course), and what companies should be doing...

EMBARGOED! Episode 41: Top 10 Stories of 2021

In the year’s final episode, Brian and Tim run through a Lightning Round-style discussion of the top economic sanctions and export controls stories of 2021. In no particular order, they discuss: the U.S. hitting the policy reset button, successful court...