On 5 April 2022, the European Commission published new guidance for EU Member States relating to foreign direct investment from Russia and Belarus.  

The full blog post, “EU Commission publishes Guidance on Foreign Direct Investment from Russia and Belarus” can be found here.


Sunny Mann is a Partner and leads the EMEA and UK International Trade team, ranked Tier 1 by Legal 500. His practice includes a focus on national security, foreign investment, export controls and trade sanctions matters. He has worked on a number of foreign investment review cases, including obtaining clearance for a high profile acquisition triggering potential defence and national security concerns, one of the very few cases to go through a full UK statutory review. In the Legal 500, Sunny is ranked as a "Leading Practitioner".