Boris Rotenberg claim against Nordic banks in Finland

Boris Rotenberg, who is subject to US Russia sanctions, has brought proceedings at the Helsinki District Court against 4 Nordic banks (Nordea, Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, and OP Bank) for breaching his right to equal treatment as an EU citizen by refusing to make payments on his behalf. The banks are said to have refused banking services to Mr Rotenberg because of US secondary sanctions concerns.

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

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,...

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