Clothes Importer Asserts Standing In Fed. Circ. Tariff Fight

Law360, New York (April 30, 2013, 9:29 PM EDT) -- The U.S. government and clothing importer Skiz Imports LLC clashed on Monday over whether the importer had first-party standing to bring a suit alleging the U.S. tariff schedule unconstitutionally imposes different duty rates on imports based on the genders and age groups the goods were intended for, according to dueling briefs filed Monday with the Federal Circuit.

Skiz, Forever 21 Inc. and Rack Room Shoes have all appealed the Court of International Trade's May 2012 dismissal of their suit after ruling that they had failed to...
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