Draft EU human rights sanctions regulations

There are reports of a European Commission draft of the EU’s new human rights sanctions regulations. The regulations are said to consist of targeted asset freezes and travel restrictions on people and entities, including foreign officials and non-state actors. The targets are reported to be people/entities responsible for widespread, systematic / otherwise serious human rights violations including genocide, torture, crimes …

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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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