Shearman & Sterling hosted a U.S. Sanctions Rules seminar on November 20 in Beijing.
Partner Philip Urofsky (Washington, D.C.-Litigation) presented on how to navigate through complex sanctions programs and ensure adequate compliance measures in place by drawing on real case studies. Partners Lorna Chen (Hong Kong-Investment Funds), Li Chen (Beijing/Hong Kong-Mergers & Acquisitions), Sean Wang (Hong Kong-Project Development & Finance) and Nils Eliasson (Hong Kong-International Arbitration) also participated in the discussions on how U.S. sanctions would affect non-U.S. companies.
The discussion covered:
The seminar was followed by a cocktail reception.