Attys Gear Up As Trade Deals Near Finish Line

Law360, New York (October 14, 2011, 8:45 PM EDT) -- Several steps remain before the free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia and Panama recently approved by Congress can enter into force, but once they do, there will be a host of issues for companies and their attorneys to navigate as they take advantage of more open trade, experts said.

There was a celebratory atmosphere in trade circles this week when the pacts finally won congressional approval after languishing for years. Yet hurdles remain before they take effect, not least of which is the fact that...
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