On 6 August 2014, Canada added a number of people to its list of individuals and entities subject to an asset freeze and travel ban in view of the situation in Ukraine. Michael O'Kane of Peters & Peters examines the lengthening list.
Canada added 5 individuals and 16 entities to its Ukraine sanctions list (list here) and 14 individuals and 6 entities to its Russian sanctions list (list here). The additions include several banks. We have reported on Canada's initial imposition of these sanctions and its past additions previously on this blog.
This article first appeared on European Sanctions Law & Practice (http://europeansanctions.com/), a blog by Maya Lester (+44 20 7379 3550, firstname.lastname@example.org), a barrister at Brick Court Chambers, and Michael O'Kane (+44 (0) 20 7822 7777 email@example.com), head of Business Crime at Peters & Peters.