French appeal judgment says US secondary sanctions aren’t “mandatory overriding provisions”

Judgment of the international commercial chamber of the Court of Appeal of Paris here in SA T v Société N (3 June 2020). The court dismissed an appeal by a French contractor seeking the annulment of an arbitral tribunal’s award on the grounds that it had breached French international public policy by failing to take into account UN, EU and …

IranIran FranceFrance

About 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...

See profile for Maya Lester QC >