US Sanctions A Warning That Ukraine Response Growing

Law360, New York (March 18, 2014, 7:54 PM EDT) -- The U.S. sanctions unveiled Monday target Russian and Ukrainian officials, but the move serves as a reminder to companies that the response to Russia's role in Ukraine's unrest is evolving and could expand to affect business dealings in the region, attorneys say.

Following Russia's movement of troops into Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula and a vote in Crimea to secede and join Russia, President Barack Obama on Monday signed an executive order to freeze the assets of seven Russian officials, including members of the Russian government and advisers...
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