Ukraine-Related Sanctions: U.S. and EU Expand the List of Parties Targeted by Economic Sanctions in Response to Evolving Ukraine Crisis and Russia’s Failure to Meet Geneva Commitments; New Measures Target Certain Russian Officials and Persons Close to President Putin, Including Several Russian Entities; Package of Sanctions Now Includes Expanded List of Blocked Persons, Travel and Visa Bans and Export Denials

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP - May 2, 2014

In response to the escalating situation in Ukraine, including Russia’s failure to meet commitments that were made on April 17, 2014 at a meeting in Geneva with United States and European Union representatives, additional economic sanctions measures have been adopted by the United States and the European Union.