Advocate general bot thinks the general court has applied the wrong standard of review in Iran sanctions cases

The French Advocate General in the European Court of Justice (AG Bot) considers that the General Court (the first instance court in Europe) has not been taking adequate account of the preventative nature of the EU’s sanctions against Iranian nuclear proliferation, and has been applying too intrusive a standard of judicial review in the recent annulment cases. AG Bot’s Opinion...

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Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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