EU Russia sanctions renewed for 6 months

As foreshadowed (see previous blog), the EU has renewed its targeted sanctions on 146 Russian people and 37 entities, designated for “undermining the territorial integrity or stability of Ukraine”. COREPER (the Committee of Permanent Representatives in the EU) today agreed to renew the measures, due to expire on 15 March 2016, for 6 months until 15 September. A formal decision...

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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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