China adopts new export control law

The Export Control Law of the People’s Republic of China was passed on 17 October 2020 by the National People’s Congress Standing Committee and will come into force on 1 December 2020. Press release and Presidential Order. This law sets out export control measures to safeguard national security, non-proliferation, and to standardise export controls. It includes a licensing system and …

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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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