Ford Seeks Refund Of Car Part Import Fees

Law360, New York (August 1, 2011, 5:30 PM EDT) -- Ford Motor Co. on Friday asked the U.S. Court of International Trade to refund import duties on Canadian car parts that the automaker claims it should not have had to pay under the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Ford and the U.S. government filed competing summary judgment bids on Friday in the lawsuit, which was lodged in 2003 and involves numerous entries of automotive parts from Canada into the U.S. between January 1997 and January 1999. The Federal Circuit breathed new life into the case in...
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