By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

US Treasury publishes 2021 Sanctions Review

On 18 October 2021, the US Treasury published its 2021 Sanctions Review (Press Release). The review concluded that: US sanctions use has increased by 933% between 2000 and 2021. During President Obama’s first term, the US designated an average of 500 persons / entities per year. This nearly doubled under President Trump. The “operational architecture” of US sanctions must be …

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About Michael O'Kane

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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