US software company potentially breaches US sanctions on Iran

Altair Engineering, a US software company, has disclosed that it  is investigating a potential breach of US sanctions on Iran. According to the company’s Form 8-K  (a document publicly-filed with the SEC to notify investors of significant events), an unaffiliated third-party consultant in Poland may have disclosed proprietary software, that was “purely commercial in nature” to an Iranian individual subcontractor...

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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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