US GAO recommends OFAC track trends to mitigate humanitarian impact of sanctions

The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report relating to US sanctions on Venezuela, and the steps taken by US agencies to identify and mitigate potentially adverse humanitarian consequences of those sanctions. The GAO recommends that the Treasury systematically track and analyse compliance inquiries from organisations to its call centre and email account to identify trends and recurring …

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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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