Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

01/23/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/23/2020 17:46

Marine Money Publishes Akin Gump Article on Maritime Sanctions Risks

Marine Money has published the article 'Making Waves: The Impact of Increasingly Complex Sanctions on the Maritime Industry,' written by Akin Gump corporate partners Melissa Schwartz and Tony Renzi; and international trade partners Jasper Helder and Wynn Segall, counsel Kimberly Myers and law clerk Griffin Boyle.

The article examines what maritime shipping companies, investors, insurers and lenders all need to know in light of growing sanctions risks, 'notably from the U.S. and Europe, and soon from the United Kingdom.' It explores 'the current focus of sanctions enforcement on the maritime industry, assesses the sanctions risk profile of players in this industry, and offers practical advice for mitigating those risks.'

To read the article in its entirety, please click here.