OFAC amends Venezuela licence to restrict 5 US oil companies’ PdVSA activities

OFAC has issued General Licence 8F, so as to narrow the authorisation for 5 American oil and gas companies, allowing them to conduct only oil-related transactions and activities incident and necessary to the limited maintenance of essential operations and contracts in Venezuela that (i) are for the safety/preservation of assets in Venezuela, (ii) involve PdVSA, or (iii) were in effect …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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