Advocate General in the EU court says Venezuela should have standing to challenge sanctions

Advocate General Hogan (the Irish Advocate General in the European Court of Justice) has given his Opinion in Case C-872/19 P (Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela v Council) in an appeal by the Venezuelan state against a refusal by the General Court to annul various provisions in the EU’s sanctions on Venezuela in Regulation (EU) 2017/2063. The press release is here. …

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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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