The EU has published a notice addressed to 50 people and 7 entities listed on its targeted Russia sanctions, saying that it intends to maintain their sanctions listings with new statements of reasons. The sanctions target people and entities said to be responsible for undermining the territorial integrity of Ukraine. The notice is here. The people affected may submit a request to the Council to obtain the intended statements of reasons for their designation before 23 January 2017, and at any time a request to the Council that the decision to include and maintain them on the list should be reconsidered. The next review is 7 February 2017.
Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...See profile for Michael O'Kane >