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Recent developments in UK sanctions


Tuesday 6 September 2022 at 3pm.  The recording of the seminar is here.

Giles Thomson, Director of OFSI, in conversation with Maya Lester QC of Brick Court Chambers and Michael O’Kane, Senior Partner at Peters & Peters, will discuss UK sanctions.

Questions for discussion can be sent to in advance of the webinar.

Topics will include:

  • OFSI’s recent expansion and current priorities
  • Strict liability for sanctions breach
  • Sanctions licensing decisions
  • OFSI’s approach to questions of ownership and control of non-listed companies by designated individuals
  • OFSI’s outreach with different sectors, and its co-ordination with the National Crime Agency and the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

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