Possible new US Russia sanctions for election hacking

Reports suggest the the Obama administration may impose new sanctions on Russia for its alleged interference in the 2016 Presidential election by cyber attacks (which Russia denies). The President issues an executive Order in April 2015 (which has not yet been used) authorising the US Treasury to impose sanctions on individuals and entities responsible for malicious cyber-activities that form or...

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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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