Iranian/US national imprisoned for Iran export control violations

Aiden Davidson, a.k.a Hamed Aliabadi, an Iranian and naturalised US citizen, has been sentenced to 46 months of imprisonment after pleading guilty to 1 count of violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA). Between 2014 and 2017, Mr Davidson exported over $100,000 worth of motors, pumps, valves, and other items, from the US to Iran without a licence, and …

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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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