The General Court of the EU has annulled Good Luck Shipping’s two re-listings in 2013 on the EU’s nuclear proliferation sanctions on Iran (now lifted by the JCPOA). The judgment is here: Joined Cases T-423/13 & T-64/14 Good Luck Shipping v Council . Maya Lester QC acts for Good Luck Shipping.
Good Luck successfully challenged its original listing in 2011 (see previous blog) which had been on the basis of acting on behalf of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Line (IRISL). This 2nd case related to its two re-listings in 2013. These listings were unlawful (and the Council ordered to pay the applicant’s costs) because:
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...See profile for Maya Lester QC >