Dutch Supreme Court sends Ecuador export control case back to lower court

The Supreme Court of the Netherlands has referred a decision back to the Amsterdam Court of Appeal concerning the re-export of military goods (component parts for an Atlas Cheetah jet plane) to Equador without a licence, in contravention of Article 3.1 of General Customs Act. The Court of Appeal had imposed a fine of €60,000 on the defendant (an unnamed …

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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