Trade & Regulatory

Sahra Arif

Legal Associate

EU launches preparatory work for global human rights sanctions regime

  • Handel, Regulatory & Logistiek
  • Customs, Trade & Regulatory
On 9 December 2019, the new European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell announced that EU foreign ministers have agreed to begin...

Marc Padberg

Partner, Managing partner, Advocaat

Sanctions against Turkey for drilling activities in the Mediterranean and military action in Syria – overview of recent developments

  • Handel, Regulatory & Logistiek
  • Customs, Trade & Regulatory
Sanctions against Turkey for its drilling activities On the 11 November 2019 the EU Council adopted Council Decision (CFSP) 2019/1894 (‘the Decision’) and Council...

Eline Mooring

Advocaat

EU – Singapore Free Trade Agreement - entry into force 21 November 2019

  • Handel, Regulatory & Logistiek
  • Customs, Trade & Regulatory
On the 21 November 2019, the EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (“EUSFTA”) enters into force. The EUSFTA ensures that the current duty-free access for EU products to...

Eline Mooring

Advocaat

Non-EU companies can no longer act as exporter from the Netherlands

  • Handel, Regulatory & Logistiek
  • Customs, Trade & Regulatory
As of 1 April 2020 it is no longer possible for non-EU companies to act as exporters from the Netherlands. On 1 October 2019, the Dutch Customs authorities announced that...

Marc Padberg

Partner, Managing partner, Advocaat

Navigating between U.S. secondary sanctions and the EU Blocking Regulation

  • Handel, Regulatory & Logistiek
  • Customs, Trade & Regulatory
Navigating between U.S. secondary sanctions and the EU Blocking Regulation – Compliance challenges for EU companies With the U.S. withdrawal from the JCPoA, U.S....