Rosneft tries to stop UK law criminalising Russia sanctions

A Divisional Court in the UK has rejected an attempt by Rosneft (the Russian oil company) to stop UK laws criminalising breach of EU sanctions against Russia from coming into force, on the basis that the criminal offences were insufficiently clear and in breach of the principle of legal certainty under the European Convention on Human Rights and the common law….

This content is only available to subscribers.
Log In Subscribe

UkraineUkraine RussiaRussia United KingdomUnited Kingdom

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...

See profile for Maya Lester QC >