FMN Management Services

FMN - 2018/October, Seg.2 - Economic Sanctions: How You Can Avoid the Penalties

Course Overview
Economic sanctions are increasingly being used by the U.S. and other powerful nations to try to alter the behavior of those regimes that threaten their interests or that violate international norms of behavior. Tahlia Townsend, an international trade compliance counsellor and a partner in the law firm of Wiggin and Dana LLP, explains how U.S. and multinational enterprises operating in the global market can avoid the compliance challenges and monetary penalties, as well as the reputational damages, stemming from the imposition of economic sanctions.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Identify the countries that are subject to comprehensive country-based economic sanctions by the U.S.;
  • Distinguish between "sectoral sanctions" and "secondary sanctions";
  • Explain the impact of economic sanctions on a business' "bottom line"; and
  • Define the authority for the SEC's interest in Iran sanctions.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management

Speaker / Author:

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Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : FMN1273-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Management Services

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