Events

Compliance Breakfast Seminar | Sanctions Briefing – Update from an US, EU and Norwegian perspective

  • March 17, 2022
  • 9:00 - 10:30
  • BAHR, Oslo, and via Livestream

Together with Paul Hastings, we have the pleasure of inviting you to a Compliance Breakfast Seminar on 17 March 2022. We will provide you with an overview of the extensive trade sanctions and export control measures imposed by the EU and US against Russia and Belarus as a response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine and discuss the implications for global and Norwegian businesses.

Agenda:

  • Paul Hastings partner Tom Best, who is based in the firm’s Washington, D.C office, will provide an overview of the US sanctions that have been implemented and potential further sanctions that may be expected to be introduced in the upcoming time. He will provide further guidance on the applicability of US sanctions for Norwegian and EU based companies.
  • BAHR will provide an overview of the imposed EU sanctions and the implications for Norwegian and EU based companies.
  • Paul Hastings and BAHR will also discuss practical advice on how to meet the new sanctions risk landscape.

 

Tom Best, Partner, Paul Hastings

Tom Best is an international investigations, enforcement defense and compliance lawyer, and a partner in the Investigations and White Collar Defense practice based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. He advises senior management and boards of directors on complex investigations, enforcement, and compliance issues arising under the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other countries’ anti-corruption laws, economic sanctions and export controls, the U.S. securities laws, and other legal regimes affecting major multinationals’ operations.

Practical information

We open the doors from 08:30 for registration, coffee and refreshments.

You are also welcome to participate digitally. A link to the webcast will be distributed in advance to registered participants.

If you have any questions, please contact Rebekka Lae.

Livestream here. 

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BAHR’s Compliance & Risk Management and Trade Sanctions Team assists clients on compliance matters and advises clients on the establishment and implementation of ESG and compliance-programs, compliance audits, due diligence reviews, and matters related to corporate criminal liability, including anti-corruption, trade sanctions, money-laundering, and economic crime. The team also assists on crisis management and in internal investigations of alleged breaches of laws and regulations.

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