Jeff Etherington, a New York-based partner in Edwards Wildman's
Insurance and Reinsurance Department, discussed considerations for companies maneuvering through US sanctions against Iran in Law360. In the article, "5 Tips For Navigating US Sanctions On Iran
," Etherington said, "Right now, it's really hard for anybody that has a connection with the U.S. or wants to do business with the U.S. to trade with Iran." Furthermore, Etherington added, "Clearly, the Office of Foreign Assets Control is focusing on the financial side of the sanctions. International banks are becoming reluctant to allow funds to flow through."