Switzerland bans exports of PPE to countries outside the EU

We reported in March 2020 that the EU’s temporary restrictions on exports of personal protective equipment (PPE) to third countries do not apply to EFTA countries, including Switzerland, Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland. Switzerland has now also imposed controls on PPE exports to third countries, but has authorised a mutual exemption for the EU and EFTA states, provided that the EU …

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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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