This article seeks to draw attention to the importance of understanding and mitigating the risks associated with the broad sweep of U.S. money laundering laws for persons pursuing new business relationships, such as new ventures in emerging markets. This article first examines the technical aspects of U.S. money laundering laws in the context of international transactions, and then provides recommendations for measured due diligence and other steps that work to reduce exposure to them by complying with the law's implicit "know your partner" requirement.
"International Money Laundering and U.S. Law: A need to "Know-Your-Partner","
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2, Article 3.
Available at: http://surface.syr.edu/jilc/vol31/iss2/3