EMBARGOED! Episode 37: On Ransoms, Virtual and Diplomatic

Brian and Tim are back to discuss ransoms of all shapes and sizes. First, they tackle OFAC’s new ransomware guidance and contemplate what it means for the risk faced by victims and others within the ransomware payment ecosystem. Next, Brian and Tim discuss...

EMBARGOED! Episode 33: A Deep Dive on Forced Labor

Brian and Tim are joined by their Miller & Chevalier colleagues, Richard Mojica and Nate Lankford, to dive deep on the problem of forced labor and the ways multinational companies are reckoning with this human rights crisis (in Xinjiang and beyond). Specifically,...

EMBARGOED! Episode 32: Is JCPOA 2.0 Going Down In Flames?

Brian and Tim try to decipher recent signals that JCPOA 2.0 may be in trouble and share their thoughts on what to look for during the coming weeks. We next turn to the new multilateral sanctions recently imposed on Belarus before checking in on China to discuss the...

EMBARGOED! Episode 31: Hitting Reset on E.O. 13959

Brian and Tim kick things off by analyzing the complete do-over called by the Biden administration with respect to E.O. 13959 and contemplate what that means for the future of U.S. person restrictions relating to investments in publicly traded securities of Chinese...

EMBARGOED! Episode 29: Enforcement-palooza 2.0!

We are long overdue for a deep dive on the latest enforcement actions, so we’re covering the DOJ-led joint resolution with SAP, OFAC settlements with MoneyGram and Alliance Steel, DDTC’s consent agreement with Honeywell, and, last but not least, Luokung Technology’s...

EMBARGOED! Episode 28: To Russia With Love (and Sanctions)

On the latest episode, Brian and Tim dig in to the sweeping new Executive Order targeting Russian Harmful Foreign Activities to decipher what it means for the sanctions risk landscape in Russia and what may be coming next. We also check in on JCPOA 2.0 after an...