Another EU judgment on jurisdiction, dismissing Bank Mellat’s case

Bank Mellat, which won its challenge to its EU designation because the Council did not present evidence of the bank’s involvement in nuclear proliferation (see previous blog), brought additional proceedings challenging other aspects of EU sanctions, which the General Court has just rejected; Case T-160/13 Bank Mellat v Council (link here to judgment of 2 June 2016). The judgment is...

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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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