Lumber Cos. Ask High Court For Dibs On $500M USTR Deal

Law360, New York (January 14, 2014, 3:36 PM EST) -- A group of American lumber companies recently urged the U.S. Supreme Court to determine whether they were unfairly cut out of $500 million distributed to some U.S. companies as part of the settlement of a trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada.

Almond Bros. Lumber Co. and more than 30 other U.S. lumber companies on Jan. 6 lodged a petition for a writ of certiorari, asking the Supreme Court to review a Federal Circuit ruling against their challenge to the U.S. Trade Representative's crafting of the...
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