As US Mulls Sanctions, Cos. Should Review Russian Ties

Law360, New York (March 5, 2014, 8:00 PM EST) -- As the U.S. considers potential sanctions in response to a Russian occupation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, trade attorneys say, in the meantime, companies can take a look at their business dealings for potential ties to certain Russians.

In recent days, the U.S. has repeatedly condemned a Russian incursion into the Crimea region of Ukraine and threatened to take steps, including sanctions and suspension of investment and other economic talks, to isolate Russia from the world economy if the occupation continues.

While sanctions against Russia are still...
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