EU Iran Blocking Regulation published & may come into force this August

The European Commission announced on 18 May 2018 that it would amend its Blocking Regulation to protect EU companies from the extraterritorial effects of US Iran sanctions reimposed after the US withdrew from the JCPOA (previous blog). This week (6 June 2018) the Commission published an amended version of the Blocking Regulation (see Regulation here and Annex here) (Council Regulation...

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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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