April 6, 2022 | 1 minute read

Bracewell hosted a discussion with a senior Department of Commerce enforcement official who discussed the significance of the new Russian sanctions to American industry and financial institutions, and explained how the International Emergency Economic Powers Act and the Arms Export Control Act apply to the current situation.

Our distinguished panel included Robert Dugan, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Export Enforcement, Miami Field Office, including one that involved exporting micro circuits to Russia and another that involved a Chinese tech giant. He now runs the NY field office of the Department of Commerce office of enforcement. Seth DuCharme, the former Principal Associate Deputy Attorney General of the United States, now a partner in Bracewell’s Government Enforcement and Investigations Group. Matthew Nielsen, a partner and co-host of the Bracewell Sidebar, a podcast devoted to government enforcement and investigations with a focus on white-collar criminal defense.  

CLE Information
Bracewell has been certified by the New York Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education. This course fulfilled the requirements for 1.00 hour of professional practice CLE credit. Please note that this program was not fully interactive and therefore is not suitable for all areas of credit for newly admitted attorneys. Bracewell is an accredited provider of CLE in Texas. This course was eligible for 1.00 hour of general CLE credit.