EU adopts new global human rights sanctions regime

The EU has adopted its new global human rights sanctions regime today in Council Regulation (EU) 2020/1998 and Council Decision (CFSP) 2020/1999. Press release here. They will appear on “sanctions map” section of this blog. The lists of people / entities targeted for asset freeze / travel ban has not yet been published; the press release says that (as usual …

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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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