US Senate committee approves Bill for further N Korea sanctions

The US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs has unanimously approved the Otto Warmbier Banking Restrictions Involving North Korea Act of 2017 (a companion Bill was introduced in the US House of Representatives two-weeks ago, see previous blog here). The newly-approved Bill makes provision for the Secretary of the Treasury to impose sanctions on a “foreign financial institution”...

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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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