US renews Libya & Cuba sanctions

In 2011, the US adopted Executive Order 13566, which declared a national emergency in respect of Libya. President Biden has renewed those sanctions for 1 year by continuing the national emergency as declared on the grounds that the measures are needed “to protect against the diversion of assets or other abuse by persons hindering Libyan national reconciliation,” including the Qadhafi family …

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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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