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Key Developments in US Sanctions

Jul 15 2020
Global supply chains have been greatly disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, sending companies scrambling to find both new sources of supplies and new customers for their products. But even as businesses struggle to find their footing in this new international marketplace, they also must be aware of US sanctions. Aggressive enforcement of US sanctions programs continues, even in the COVID-19 environment, and companies face increasing pressure to perform robust due diligence on their counterparties to reduce the risks of sanctions non-compliance.

49 Lawyers and 18 Practice Areas Recognized in Chambers USA 2020

Apr 23 2020
Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP is pleased to announce that 49 attorneys and 18 state-level practice areas have been ranked in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. This includes three attorneys who have been recognized in Chambers’ High Net Worth (HNW) Guide. Six practices earned Band 1 rankings, and 11 lawyers received one or more Band 1 rankings.

SBA Takes First Step to Begin Implementing Runway Extension Act; Continues to Delay Effective Date for the Act’s New Standard for Measuring Small Business Size Status

Jul 24 2019
As detailed in our previous alert , when the Small Business Runway Extension Act of 2018 (the “Act”) became law in December 2018, the Small Business Administration (“SBA”) declared that the Act would not be effective until the SBA issued implementing regulations through the formal rule-making process.

KeyLogic Systems Acquired by IIA Technologies Corp, Womble Bond Dickinson Provides Sale-Side Representation

Jun 17 2019
KeyLogic Systems, Inc., a leading provider of R&D technology management, BI data analysis and visualization, software and system engineering, cloud implementation, and biometrics solutions to the DOE, DOD, EPA, FBI, NASA and other federal agencies, announced on June 4, 2019 that it has been acquired by Information International Associates Holdings, LLC (IIA), an advanced analytics, data management, and technology firm focused on national security, energy assurance, and global competitiveness.