US sanctions on IRISL & E-Sail come into effect

We reported in December 2019 that the US had announced additional sanctions, which were to take effect 6 months later, on Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) and its Shanghai-based subsidiary, E-Sail Shipping Company Ltd (E-Sail), pursuant to E.O. 13382 (targeting proliferators and supporters of weapons of mass destruction) and the Iranian Transactions and Sanctions Regulations (ITSR). The State Dept …

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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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