USA renews sanctions on Burma

President Obama has extended US sanctions on Burma from 20 May 2015 for a year. The sanctions prohibit US people and companies from investing in Burma or doing business with listed persons, and assets in US jurisdiction that belong to listed people are frozen. It is also prohibited to import into the US any jadeite or rubies mined or extracted...

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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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