New EU cyber-attack sanctions regime

The EU has a new sanctions regime, for targeted sanctions to “deter and respond to cyber-attacks which constitute a threat to EU member states, third States or international organisations” under Council Regulation (EU) 2019/796 and Council Decision (CFSP) 2019/797. Travel bans and asset freezing measures can be imposed on those “responsible for cyber-attacks or attempted cyber-attacks, who provide financial, technical...

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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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