International Trade

04 June 2021

Taking back control – all you need to know but never dared to ask about the UK sanctions regime

By contrast to a good part of UK law post-Brexit, the United Kingdom's autonomous sanctions regime is not a simple 'copy and paste' of existing EU law. The United Kingdom is keen to demonstrate that it is a robust player on the global stage, which includes lively sanctions activity and enforcement. As such, UK domestic legislation has introduced harsher penalties and in places goes further than the EU counterparts to which it was formerly bound.

Bernardine Adkins Authors: Bernardine Adkins | James Stunt

United Kingdom | Gowling WLG

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