Have you been following the current situation in the Ukraine? Given this situation we are please to welcome Prof. Dr. René Smits for a lecture on the legal background of sanctions using the current financial sanctions against Russia as an example.
Have you heard of "Swift"? There will also be a focus on what the exclusion means for banks including an ethical perspective.
After the lecture we will move on to a bar for further discussion.
Here are the slides of the guest lecture:
A further collection of documents related to the topic can be found under: financial sanctions - EU legal acts - international law [UN, ICJ, ICC] (Russia, Ukraine) | Canvas Commons (instructure.com)