Disclosure in UK sanctions cases: Bank Mellat

A judgment of the UK High Court in Bank Mellat v HM Treasury [2014] EWHC 3631 (Admin) (judgment here) has just held that the essence of allegations against a person or entity justifying their inclusion in UK terrorist / proliferation sanctions must be disclosed, even where national security concerns prevent full disclosure. The context is Bank Mellat’s ongoing application to set aside Financial...

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About Maya Lester QC

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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