EU Court jurisdiction in sanctions damages cases – AG Opinion in Bank Refah

Advocate General Hogan has given his Opinion (C-134/19 P, Bank Refah Kargaran v Council) in an appeal concerning the extent of the European court’s jurisdiction to grant damages against the EU institutions for unlawful sanctions listings. The issue arises because the Treaty generally exempts the EU’s common foreign and security policy from judicial review, except where it comes to some aspects …

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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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