US sanctions on foreign interference in US elections

OFAC has published regulations to implement Executive Order 13848, which declared a national emergency in September 2018 in response to foreign interference in US elections. It authorised sanctions against any foreign government, entity and individual that authorises, directs, sponsors, or otherwise supports US election interference (see previous post). The regulations take effect from 29 April 2019. There will soon be...

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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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