Russian Duma considers draft bill on expansion of Russia sanctions

Russia’s State Duma has been presented with Draft Bill No. 996800-7, which would amend Federal Law No. 281-FZ and Federal Law No 127-FZ, which regulate Russia’s sanctions regimes, and counter-measures against the US, respectively. The draft bill would: Expand the scope of sanctions to apply to entities controlled by a designated individual/entity, provided that the designated person controls 25% or …


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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