High Court extends costs deadline for claimants to apply for OFAC licence

In December 2020, the English High Court allowed the application of 122 claimants, who were victims in terrorist incidents, to extend a deadline by 4 months to pay costs incurred by the Iranian government and the Iranian Ministry of Industry and Security in previous proceedings. The costs arose from the High Court’s dismissal of their claim to have US judgments …

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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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