US Sanctions Against Iran: Outlook Under President Trump

Law360, New York (January 3, 2017, 5:26 PM EST) -- Simeon M. Kriesberg

Margaret-Rose Sales

Mickey Leibner Donald J. Trump’s presidential victory is almost certain to mean a marked change in the use of sanctions targeting Iran. While it is not yet clear how Trump intends to implement the more combative approach toward Iran that he promised during his campaign, we examine below the options for the president-elect and Congress to make changes to current U.S. sanctions against Iran or to impose new sanctions.

Iran Nuclear Sanctions

Over the course of the presidential campaign, President-elect Trump...
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