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OFAC Regulations Fundamentals

February 08, 2022 (1 min read)

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), a department of the U.S. Treasury Department, sets forth U.S. sanctions including applicability, targeted parties, prohibited actions, and penalties. Who is required to comply with U.S. sanctions? This practice note covers the fundamentals of U.S. economic sanctions laws and regulations as well as compliance requirements.


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