Gearing Up for Helms-Burton Claims: Managing Litigation Risks for Foreign and Domestic Companies Under Revived Cuban Sanctions

October 3, 2019

Partners David Mortlock and William J. Stellmach delivered a CLE on the implications of Helms-Burton lawsuits can have on domestic and foreign corporations.

On October 3, partners David Mortlock and William J. Stellmach delivered a CLE entitled "Gearing Up for Helms-Burton Claims: Managing Litigation Risks for Foreign and Domestic Companies Under Revived Cuban Sanctions."

The conversation concerned the implications that Helms-Burton lawsuits may have on domestic and foreign corporations. They addressed topics including:

  • The Cuban claims program administered by the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission

  • Types of Helms-Burton defendants

  • An overview of defenses for Helms-Burton lawsuits

  • Exclusions of certain aliens under Title IV of Helms-Burton

  • Preparations potential defendants can take