EU court interprets “financial support for the government of Iran” in bank of Iran’s 2nd case

The Council of the EU expanded the criteria for including people and companies in its targeted sanctions against Iranian nuclear proliferation in August 2012, so that it could include not only those said to be involved in some way in nuclear proliferation, but also those who provide “support” to the Iranian Government. The General Court (the EU’s first instance court)...

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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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