Latest Ukraine-Related Sanctions Likely Won't Be The Last
March 18, 2014, 9:55 PM EDT
Law360, New York (March 18, 2014, 9:55 PM EDT) -- On March 17, President Barack Obama imposed the next set of what is likely to be a series of sanctions in response to the Russia-Ukraine crisis. These sanctions, coming a day after the U.S. and the European Union rejected the results of Crimea’s referendum to secede from Ukraine and join Russia, are targeted at Russian and Ukrainian officials believed to be responsible for the escalation of the crisis.
The new executive order issued by the president “expands upon” the Ukraine-related sanctions that the president issued on...