EU draft regulations impose export restrictions on masks only

On 15 March, the EU imposed restrictions on the export of personal protective equipment (PPE), encompassing masks, gloves, face shields and protective clothing, outside the EU for 6 weeks, until 25 April 2020 (see post). The EU Commission has now published draft regulations to narrow the scope of the export ban to cover protective masks only, effective 26 April 2020 …

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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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