EIH v Council: ECJ upholds general court’s judgment requiring specific rather than general licences

The European Court of Justice has handed down its judgment in the appeal brought by Europäisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG (EIH) against the General Court’s judgment declining to annul its Iranian sanctions listings (see previous blog here). The ECJ has rejected its appeal, in Case C-585/13 P EIH v Council, following Advocate General Mengozzi’s opinion (see blog here). This is an important...

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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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