EU Commission publishes major new sanctions communication

The European Commission has published a Communication on “The European economic and financial system: fostering openness, strength and resilience”. It sets out wide ranging ideas which suggest far more active involvement by the Commission in EU sanctions than before.  The Commission seeks to: Counter “the extra-territorial application” of unilateral sanctions by third countries by promoting the euro and improving EU financial …

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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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