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On November 21, 2022, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) reissued Russia-related General License 13C, “Authorizing Certain Administrative Transactions Prohibited by Directive 4 under Executive Order 14024” (“GL 13B”), which amends and replaces the former GL 13B. The authorization of GL 13C is extended through 12:01 a.m. Eastern time on March 7, 2023. This is the third time an extension has been granted. GL 13B was previously set to expire…

On November 10, 2022, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Controls (“OFAC”) reissued Russia-related General License 8D, “Authorizing Transactions Related to Energy.” The scope of the General License did not change since the previous reissuance; however, transactions “related to energy” with the list of entities listed in the General License are now authorized through 12:01 a.m. eastern standard time, May 15, 2023. General License 8D authorizes transactions “related to energy” with: (i) State…

On September 15, 2022, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) issued (i) two new Determinations under Executive Order (“EO”) 14024; (ii) two new Russia-related General Licenses (“GLs”); (iii) seven new Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQs”) and (iv) five amended FAQs. A press release was issued in tandem with these actions. New Determinations under EO 14024 The new Determination Pursuant to Section 1(a)(i) of Executive Order 14024 expands authorities for the…

On September 8, 2022, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) reissued Russia-related General License 13B, “Authorizing Certain Administrative Transactions Prohibited by Directive 4 under Executive Order 14024” (“GL 13B”), which amends and replaces the former GL 13A. The authorization of GL 13B is extended through 12:01 a.m. Eastern time on December 7, 2022.  This is the second time an extension has been granted.  GL 13A was previously set to…