U.K. Court: U.S. sanctions do not relieve insurers of their obligation to pay

Thoroughly enjoyed collaborating last year with colleagues at Reed Smith LLP and 7KBW Barristers as an expert witness in an economic sanctions case before the U.K. Commercial Royal Courts of Justice. 7KBW Barristers acted for the successful insured in expedited proceedings brought against various Lloyd’s syndicates for an indemnity under a marine cargo insurance policy [...]

Trumping Leftist Do-Gooders On Venezuela

The left is unhinged, again. This time its Venezuela, a South American nation ravaged from decades of socialist rule, that has sparked another bout of Trump Derangement Syndrome. President Donald Trump is not, as his detractors wrongly allege, leading a right-wing revolt or sending 5,000 troops to occupy Venezuela. The President is doing things that [...]

Washington Free Beacon: Conservatives Press OAS to Take Tougher Stand Against Maduro, Cuban Infiltration

From the Washington Free Beacon story, "Conservatives Press OAS to Take Tougher Stand Against Maduro, Cuban Infiltration": "The interim president of Venezuela, Juan Guaido, has designated Dr. Gustavo Tarre as the country's permanent representative to the OAS," said Jason Poblete, a conservative international lawyer and expert in Latin American affairs. "The free people of Venezuela [...]