EU General Court dismisses 2 Syria sanctions appeals

The EU General Court has dismissed the applications of 2 Syrian businessmen, George Haswani and Maen Haikal, to annul their inclusion on the EU’s Syria sanctions list. The judgments are: Haswani T-521/19 and Haikal – T-189/19 (both 16 December 2020). See Mr Haswani’s case history: post, post and post. This is Mr Haikal’s first application to the EU courts. In …

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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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