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Farhad Alavi Quotes by New York Times on Iran-Renault Agreement

April 14, 2014. Akrivis Law Group, PLLC Managing Partner Farhad Alavi was quoted in an article in The New York Times regarding the deal announced on August 7 between French automaker Renault and Iran Khodro Co., Iran’s largest automotive manufacturer.  This article, titled Iran Reaches Deal With Renault Despite New U.S. Sanctions, addresses the influx Continue Reading...

Akrivis Scores Major Victory in Massive Sanctions Penalty Case

Federal appellate court rules in a case of critical significance to the trade compliance community Click here for a PDF version of this alert. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled today in favor of our client Epsilon Electronics, Inc., in a case against the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Continue Reading...

Farhad Alavi Speaks at Iran Conference in the University of Copenhagen

Managing Partner Farhad Alavi was an invited speaker at a two-day conference titled Implications of the Nuclear Agreement with Iran held at the University of Copenhagen (Denmark) Faculty of Law.  Mr. Alavi presented on The Iran Sanctions Regime and Remaining Challenges: The US Perspective on a panel on April 3 with Camilla Collett, Partner at Gorrisen Federspiel, Continue Reading...

Commentary in Arabian Business by Akrivis Managing Partner

A commentary by Akrivis Law Group, PLLC Managing Partner Farhad Alavi titled Iran, Trump, and the nuclear deal in 2017 was published by Dubai-based Arabian Business today on its website.  This piece covers the basics of the Iran nuclear deal, commonly referred to as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and the implications of Donald J. Trump’s Continue Reading...