ECJ rejects Central Bank of Iran’s appeal against its re-listing

The Central Bank of Iran’s 1st EU sanctions designation was annulled by the General Court (link to previous blog here) on the grounds that the EU had not substantiated the allegation that the Central Bank was engaged in activities to circumvent sanctions. The ECJ has now upheld the General Court’s rejection of the Central Bank’s challenge to its re-listing, which...

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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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